"Ms May Brown" a many generation resident of
remembers John Diefenbaker getting his curls trimmed at the general
at one time as well as buying nails and picking up your mail
you could get your hair cut at the store". Ms Brown went onto say..."
John became the primeminister of Canada his dad Bill (William T.
Diefenbaker) briefly taught
School here (Greenwood) while his mother Mary (Mary F. Diefenbaker)
worked in the general store".
Greenwood Ontario SS#9 Pickering
row (left to right) John Moore, Ronnie Titerton,
with Eric Benns in front. It looks like afternoon recess by the
remember playing Fox and Hounds on the snow covered baseball diamond?
Recess 1957, sitting on the old well in the front of the school,
Westney road is behind them.
Front Row (right to left)
Sharon Clarke, Beth Hill, Wanda Moore, Lynn Jackman
Back row (right to Left) Bonnie Moore, Verna Closson.
Singing Competition 1956 Ajax Ontario. Mrs Eastwood and
senior grades 5 to 8.
Front of the school ...I never realized that there are no windows in
the front. The
group on the left must be mostly grade 5, 6, 7 and 8. Never did I
these old pictures would see the light of day again.
Verna Closson just about to open those big doors. On Halloween, hay
ricks, lawn chairs,
anything that was not bolted down found its way in front of these
doors. Needless to say
school would be a little late in starting!
...with the fellas goofing off...I don't think they appreciated
having the picture taken...1958.
Wayne Elson, Janice Clarke in the blue parka and Ronnie Staley
delivering the newspaper in winter on skis...anyone remember
the name of the paper? MacKay barn in the background
Nancy Nicholson, Sharon and Bonnie, go
for a ride on Maude the horse. Maude was a Shire horse
that worked on the Gardiner farm between Greenwood and Brougham
Greenwood Gun Club 1966, Looks like taken in Puckerins pit?
Greenwood Boy Scout Bicycle fun!
The Leader Doug Morden on the far left and his son
Lloyd Morden beside him.
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