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MHS Centennial Business: Boissevain Recorder

When Boissevain was officially incorporated as a village in 1899, the town boasted two newspapers. The Globe was founded by W. H. Ashley in 1890 and it operated until June 1914. The Recorder was established on 5 October 1899 and remains in operation.

Publishers

Period

Publisher

1905-1945

William Villiers “Bill” Udall (1874-1962)

1945-1955

Una Willa Udall Gillespie (1907-2000)

1955-1963

J. R. Jasper and W. R. Jones

1963

W. R. Jones

Sources:

The Story of Manitoba’s Weekly Newspapers by Major A. M. Pratt, The Manitoba Weekly Newspapers Association, 1970.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 20 July 2015

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