Royal Visit, 1994

October 2012

A photo with a twist

October 2012

The photo of me with two distinguished people is real, sort of. Yes, I accompanied Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and HRH Prince Philip on their 1994 tour of the Fortress of Louisbourg, but there were others in the entourage as well. My step-mother wanted to crop out the others: Premier John Savage, federal Minister Dave Dingwall and others. So she went to a photo shop and this is the result. You can make out some of the feet of the missing people if you study the ground.

An 18th-Century Style Book Launch

October 2012

This past Saturday at 4 o’clock, if you happened to step inside 222 Charlotte Street, you would have stepped back a few centuries. Allegro Grill & Deli transformed itself into an 18th-Century French bistro for two magical hours for the launch of A. J. B. Johnston’s latest book, Thomas: A Secret Life.

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courtesy Cape Breton University Press