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PATRICK JOSEPH PURCELL

  Patrick J. Purcell
Patrick J. PurcellpATRICK J. PURCELL is forty-four years of age and owns and operates the 110-acre farm on the Montreal Road just West of Glen Walter. He has 40 cattle, 5 horses and a number of swine and fowl. His splendid farm annually yields 600 bushels of grain, 30 tons of hay and 3 acres of corn. He has been farming for fourteen years and for that length of time has been a patron of the Glen Walter Cheese Factory where he daily delivers, for the seven-month season, over 400 pounds of milk. Mr. Purcell is a son of the late Michael Purcell and Isabella McCaffrey. He married Catherine McGillis and has three sons and two daughters. In religion he is a Roman Catholic, in politics a Liberal and his nationality is Irish-Canadian.
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WALTER J. RAE
  Walter J. Rae
Walter J. RaewALTER J. RAE is sixty-four years old and owns the 100-acre farm located Lot 1, Front, Indian Lands, Charlottenburg Township, Glengarry. He has 10 cattle, 3 horses, 4 swine and some 20 fowl. Mr. Rae's farm produces annually 100 bushels of grain and 50 tons of hay besides a quantity of potatoes, corn, cabbage and turnips. A fine orchard of assorted apples is located on the farm. Mr. Rae, who has farmed all his life, has been a member of the Cheese Board for twenty-one years and daily takes 200 pounds of milk to the Glen Walter Factory. Mr. Rae's father's name was James Rae and his mother was Catherine Kinsella. He married Margaret Adams. He has one son living and four deceased, and two daughters. He is a Roman Catholic, a Liberal in politics and of Irish descent.
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