Item FC 3213 L55 002.007 - Response to ‘Whiskey Informers & Detectives’ from the Medicine Hat Times

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Response to ‘Whiskey Informers & Detectives’ from the Medicine Hat Times

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FC 3213 L55 002.007

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  • 1888 (Creation)

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One (1) sheet of paper. Typed.

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Commissioner, NWMP

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Typewritten, “1888: Whiskey informers & detectives: Newspaper articles re. Extract from the Medicien (sic) Hat ‘Times’ of Sept 10, 1887. THE INFORMER: Considerable consternation was imminent in the city Monday over the rumour that a whiskey informer was at large.”

Pencil notation, “1889 – no. 401: Liquor question N.W.T. General Memorandum.”

Dealer believes this is a Letter to the Editor written by Commissioner L.W. Herchmer.

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2011.002.007 Box 15. Bruce Peel Special Collections is part of the University of Alberta Libraries.

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