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From Woods Island to the Curling Waterfront: The Furlong Brothers and the Bay of Islands Fishery, 1920s to 1950s

Thursday, July 25, 2019, 6 p.m.
Corner Brook Public Library

A public talk with Rainer Baehre and Richard Furlong.

Dr. Baehre teaches Canadian and environmental history at Grenfell Campus, Memorial University.

Richard Furlong’s father co-founded the Furlong Brothers and their fishing and timber supply business.

A reception will follow the talk in the Birchy Cove Room at the Glynmill Inn with snacks and a cash bar. Everyone is welcome to attend. Please RSVP to

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Earlier Event: July 25
Watermelon Eating Contest.