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Memorable Manitobans: Ronald William Morrison (1877-?)

Editor.

Born Marion Bridge, Cape Breton, 31 October 1877, son of Peter and Julia Morrison. Educated Sydney Academy, Sydney, Nova Scotia. Taught school in Nova Scotia two years; came to Manitoba, 1902; circulation manager, Manitoba Free Press, Winnipeg, 1902-1905; editor of The Commercial since 1905. Served with 90th Regiment, Winnipeg, three years. Club and society: Travellers; Gaelic. Presbyterian. Address: 444 Bannatyne Avenue, Winnipeg.

In 1911, Morrison was Editor of The Commercial, of The Hugh C. MacLean Company, publishers of Trade Journals, 404 Travellers Building, Winnipeg.

Sources:

Who’s Who in Western Canada: A Biographical Dictionary of Notable Living Men and Women of Western Canada, Volume 1, edited by C. W. Parker, Vancouver: Canadian Press Association, 1911.

Page revised: 31 October 2008

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