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Accession number L996.D.031
Catalog Number L996.D.031.006
Object Name Handbill, Proclamation, Military
Scope & Content HANDBILL, PROCLAMATION, MILITARY
HANDBILL, PROCLAMATION, MILITARY; 21.5 X 27.8 CM; ISSUED FROM OTTAWA: WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10TH, MARKS THE BEGINNING OF THE THIRD YEAR OF CANADA'S PARTICIPATION IN THE WAR. IN ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF THAT FACT THE GOVERNMENT HAS ISSUED A PROCLAMATION SETTING ASIDE THE PERIOD SEPTEMBER 10TH-17TH AS A WEEK OF RECONSECRATION OF THE CANADIAN PEOPLE TO OUR CAUSE AND IN NATIONAL HONOUR FOR THOSE WHO ON LAND, SEA AND IN THE AIR ARE DEFENDERS OF OUR COUNTRY.; TWO PAGES ATTACHED TOGETHER WITH STAPLE IN UPPER LEFT CORNER; CHAMPAGNE COLOURED PARCHMENT PAPER, BLACK LETTERING; CANADA COAT OF ARMS AT TOP IN BLACK. (FROM THE CARL HUGGINS ESTATE-A FORMER CITY CLERK).