The aim of the interview was to find out as much as possible about the Labrador Development Company Ltd.
John Edward Illesley, the grandson of J. Williams and his wife Sheila were also present and took a very active part in the interview. John had brought along the family archives consisting of albums of photographs with documents and letters written at the time to show Llewelyn and gave him an original Labrador Development Company Ltd.
John then started to take Llewelyn through his collection of photographs and other documents with Mrs. Squire and Sheila contributing as we went along… I was particularly interested to hear from Bunty that John Hope Simpson purchased timber rights after the First World War although it was not clear whether or not they were for his own personal benefit. If they were it meant that he could have actually been the employer of J.
It would explain an awful lot…. The R.
Port Hope Simpson Mysteries, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada eBook: Llewelyn Pritchard MA: rapyzure.tk: Kindle Store. Port Hope Simpson Mysteries, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada Oral History Evidence and Interpretation - Read about the original Oral History interview.
The Port Hope Simpson Diaries 4. Port Hope Simpson Mysteries 5.
The Voluntary Service Overseas in Labrador. Labrador called to you and we are calling you now.
I hope you will do what you can during these few days to fill in the Labrador record with your recollections and reflections. This too will be an important contribution to Labrador history. But mainly I hope you enjoy your time together.
Llewelyn Pritchard has done a remarkable job in bringing you together. He is as shrewd as Holmes and as persistent as Poirot.
He could even be a great Canadian! We owe him more than we can say.
Or sometimes, we are sad but we really don't know why we are sad, so we say we aren't sad but we really are. This is the most dissociation book I've ever read. Try to read it all in one sitting -- it will totally fuck with your head and make you forget how to be normal.