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COOK: Major John Thomas, wholesale meat dealer, Moosomin. Born at Macclesfield, Cheshire, England; son of Phillip and Ellen (Booth) Cook. Married Annie Owen, of Sheffield, England, matron of the Moosomin Hospital, and has one son and two daughters. Educated in Macclesfield and Moosomin schools. Winnipeg Business College. Came to Canada in 1883 and settled at Moosomin. Father was in mercantile business at Moosomin; afterwards farmed at Cannington Manor. At the outbreak of the South African war Mr. Cook enlisted with the Strathcona: Horse and served with them during the period they were in action. Returned to Canada and attended business college in Winnipeg. Entered business in 1902 with. Stewart & Company, and is to-day the sole owner of the establishment. At the outbreak of the European war Mr.. Cook, who was then Mayor of Moosomin, took the officer's course and was placed in charge of recruiting on. the unit scheme favored by. General Sam Hughes (Moosomin District). Went into camp in the spring of 1916, with 250 men, rank of Major. Overseas. After Battalion was broken up at Bramshott, returned to Canada and resumed business. Elected to Council of Moosomin; and has been its Mayor on nine different occasions. Director of Hospital Board; ex-president of the G.W.V.A.; past master of the Masonic Lodge. Anglican. Liberal. Address, Moosomin.

 

 

CAMERON: His Worship Mayor W. L.,. Mayor of Lloydminster (1923). Born at Norwood, Ont.; 1873, a son of Ewen and Elizabeth (MacNaughton) Cameron. Married Annie Myrtle Lawrie, 1910, and has four sons and three daughters. Educated at the Norwood schools. Came West in 1905, and entered the mercantile business in Lloydminster (purchased from Miller Bros.) This he has enlarged and it is to-day, with its various departments, one of the largest general stores in Northern Saskatchewan. Has served on the Town Council thirteen years; elected Mayor in

 

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