Letter of Praise From A Member

DATED  DECEMBER 26  2016

 

 

Hope Agricultural Heritage Club

 

Att. Earl Ashby  President,

 

As a member of the Club over the past few years, it has been interesting to receive the annual club Horizon news letter, and on reviewing the contents of your recent letter, I would like to congratulate you and the members  for again reviewing  the years pass events and achievement.

It was  interesting to read of the endless time and dedication that is required in restoring the donated historical antiques to their original state.

It is always interesting to note the winners of the annual tractor draw and the support that you get from the surrounding areas.

I was  really impressed with the  report on the history of the tobacco industry in   the local area, as it was a time that I can relate to, as I had two ten age sons that i used to drive them to work on one of the various farms and I can recall the work involved due to the condition of their clothes and the smell of the nicotine.

The industry was certainly at the mercy of the weather, where the year’s crop was a loss or success.

Well, Earl once again many thanks to your dedication and your  determination to  make known the pass  history of the Agricultural area.

Wishing  you  much success in your ticket sales in the coming year .

Looking forward to your next edition of the HORIZON.

GLEN COTTER

23 Clifton Rd, Port Hope

 

 

Similar Articles

Gone in a Puff of Smoke Northumberland Tobacco History   Gone in a Puff of Smoke     It’s almost forgotten now, but there was a time not so long ago, when the
New 2017 Draw Tractor is ...       It is a 1953 John Deere 40 Model S.  It has emerged from our paint show looking spectacular. Tickets are on sale now $5.00 each, or
Letter from the Pres Well it’s over again, another year and another year older. WOW! How time flies! That tractor or car you own may now be an antique! The Hope
Float Your Fanny Due to the harsh winter which seemed never ending, the late ice thaw and high water levels, the 34th annual Float Your Fanny Down the Ganny Race,
Pork & Beef BBQ Fund... GOOD FOOD!                                                                       GOOD FRIENDS!     HOPE AGRICULTURAL HERITAGE CLUB COME EARLY & VIEW THE ANTIQUE MACHINERY CENTRE 10 AM TO 4 PM   BEEF AND PORK
Club Fundraising News Club fundraising got back on track this year after the distinct lack of a draw in 2015 (due to issues with paper work). This year we are
December Christmas Meetin... HOPE AGRICULTURE HERITAGE CLUB This to have you put this on your calendar  Dec 11, meeting. Well Santa is book to join us Dec 11th , 2017
1st Annual Wheat Field Re... The HAH Club is proud to announce a new addition to our 26th Annual Antique Machinery Show,    the  Vintage Snowmobile and Swap meet. In Conjunction with
2015 HAH Club Donations a... Several items were donated to the club this past year and are now in the AMC. One is a Buckeye Style “E” chicken egg incubator, complete with
2nd Canada Day Tractor Sh... There may have only been a few of us, but we sure looked good.  Again, this year the club was invited to run an antique tractor show