File FC 106 C5 C46 (Box 4 File 19) - Miscellaneous

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FC 106 C5 C46 (Box 4 File 19)

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  • 1919-2008 (Creation)

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Various documents; 46 photos.

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  1. A Dominion of Canada of Head Tax Certificate (C.I.5) dated 22 January 1919 for Mah, Leng Wing (马亮荣 in China, changed to 马恒察 in Canada).
  2. Pon Sha Mah's (盘翠萍) certificate of Canadian Citizenship on 21 February 1958.
  3. Two Liberty Bonds ($50 Chinese money) with No. 0317128 and 0317129 in 1937 (to against Japanese invasion).
  4. Two 27th year Gold Loans (one is $5 US dollars, the other is $10 US dollars) of the republic of China in 1938.
  5. Aviation Liberty Bond ( to against Japanese Invasion), with an envelope from Chinese Consulate General in Ottawa on 4 May 1941.
  6. 10 of Chinese $1000 term de[posit receipts issued on 21 January 1941 and another 2 issued on 28 February 1941.
  7. A $15,000 bank saving deposit of Bank of China in 1943.
  8. 马恒察 received Jean Mah (马爱珍)'s beauty pageant champion photo as a gift in March 1958.
  9. The special issue of the fifth reunion of Mah society in 1970 in North America with Mah society history introduction.
  10. Pon Sha Mah's acknowledgement of application for Social Insurance Number on 15 April 1991.
  11. Mah Leng's a declaration of trust with Stockton Oil Syndicate No.2.
  12. A letter of notification to the investors on 8 July 1953.
  13. A report of Stockton Syndicate No.2 from its Trustee with an envelope on 29 August 1953.
  14. An envelope with stamps on 30 September 1966 (without content inside).
  15. 3 envelopes of print photos in 1950s' or 1960's.
  16. 46 photos:
    photo 1: Celebration of 89th anniversary of Chinese Dramatic Club (點問頓警世鐘劇社) on 21 May 2006 at ECMCC.
    photo 2-3: Photos of performances.
    photo 4-7: Susan Mah and Edward Chu (朱荣来) performances for 90th anniversary of Chinese Dramatic Club celebration on 20 May 2007 at ECMCC (wrong date on the photos).
    photo 8-10: Edmonton Chinese Dramatic Club of Canada (點問頓警世鐘劇社) in Calgary with Calgary Cando Music Society (卡加利金紫英音樂社) performed for seniors on 31 August 2008.
    photo 11: (black and white) 张超 "paper son" of Mah, Leng Wing.
    photo 12: (black and white) "paper son" 张超, at Canadian and American boarder in Niagara Fall.
    A page of Susan's background study on "paper sons".
    photo 13: (black and white) Ken's sister Pon Mary Mah (马佩新) (马恒察went back to China in 1935 or 1936 built a big new house, and at that time, Mary was born the same time when the new house was finished. So, named her 佩新, for the new house accomplishment.
    photo 14: (black and white) Family photo in 1954 or 1955.
    photo 15-16: (black and white) Ken's sister Mary (马佩新) married Jack Pon (盘钧卓) in 1953 or 1954 after engagement.
    photo 17-18: (black and white) Mary Mah (马佩新) and Jack Pon (盘钧卓) marriage ceremony on 8 August 1954 at Chinese United Church.
    photo 19-21: (black and white) Mary and Jack Pon's wedding banquet at New World Café (新世界).
    photo 22: (black and white) Ken standing in front of Jack's dad's car. Jack heard about a Chinese girl in Drumheller, so his family came from Edmonton to Drumheller to see Mary and proposed to her in 1952 or 1953.
    photo 23: (black and white) Drumheller in 1952. Mary Mah in the parade, only Chinese girl in the whole town of Drumheller.
    photo 24-25: (black and white) Ken, his parents and relatives in March, 1955. From left to right: 马锡添? , Ken's mom, dad, and Ken.
    photo 26: (black and white) At Drumheller's Chinese restaurant in 1951. From left to right: 盘翠萍, 马恒磊, Ken, Ken's dad (马恒察), Ken's sister Mary (马佩新).
    photo 27: (black and white) Ken's dad (马恒察) at Drumheller café in 1950s.
    photo 28: (black and white) Ken, Ken's mom and dad, and his nephew.
    photo 29: (black and white) Ken's brother in law Jack Pon in 1950s.
    photo 30: (black and white) Ken's sister Mary cooking at their home - a grocery store in 1950s.
    photo 31: (black and white) Mary at their grocery store at 95 St & 107 Ave.
    photo 32: (black and white) Jack Pon and his son.
    photo 33: (black and white) family photo on Edmond Pon (盘汉文)'s birthday in 1958. Jack, Mary, Edmond, Jack's mom, Jack's dad, (盘利隆), Donald Pon.
    photo 34: (black and white) Jack's family and Mary's family.
    photo 35: (black and white) Mary, Jack and their son.
    photo 36: (black and white) Mary Pon's son, her mother and father in law.
    photo 37: Jack's two kids.
    photo 38-39: Mr. Pon (Ken's mom's brother) and his family in 1950s.
    photo 40-46: Family photos, some at the front door of their house at 11941-83 street.

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