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Duck Lake
Stories from the Canadian Backwoods By E. Ryerson Young

Guide to the Duck Lake District (pdf)
This is a wee pamphlet which provides information on the District. It is easy enough to read but you'll need to zoom in quite a bit to read it column by column as it's a three column publication.



Chapter I. A Gift of Venison
Chapter II. Jonas the Indian
Chapter III. Old Dave Dodge
Chapter IV. The Backwoods Trial


Chapter I. The Cow shall Feed with the Bear
Chapter II. The Bear-Trap
Chapter III. Back to Nature
Chapter IV. The Cow and the Bear
Chapter V. Chubb’s Home
Chapter VI. No Tell
Chapter VII. New Quarters
Chapter VIII. More Prophecy
Chapter IX. Purchasing the Red Cow
Chapter X. Jennie’s Errand
Chapter XI. The Search for Jennie
Chapter XII. Jonas finds the Red Cow
Chapter XIII. Jennie and Chubb
Chapter XIV. The Coming of the Father
Chapter XV. The Young Preacher Shot
Chapter XVI. The Preacher and the Father
Chapter XVII. Good-bye, my Boy; I Love you
Chapter XVIII. The New Day
Chapter XIX. The Father again


Chapter I. The Burning of Duck Lake Hotel
Chapter II. To the Rescue
Chapter III. The Gall of Bitterness
Chapter IV. The New Suit

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