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  Introduction- Bank note series, 1935 to present- Bank Notes- Bank of Canada
Before the Bank of Canada was given sole authority to distribute them, Canadian bank notes took many surprising forms.
The Bank of Canada has issued six series of bank notes and two commemorative notes.
The main characteristic of this series was the use of multicoloured tints beneath the dominant colour.
www.bankofcanada.ca /en/banknotes/general/character   (241 words)

  
  1954: Canada - Archive Article - MSN Encarta
1954: Canada - Archive Article - MSN Encarta
The first session of the twenty-second Parliament in Canada in 1954 was a tranquil one.
Only the government's refusal to implement emergency measures to alleviate unemployment and its failure to sell the surplus of wheat aroused acrimonious debate.
encarta.msn.com /sidebar_461508490/1954_Canada.html   (141 words)

  
 1954 in Canada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: 1953 in Canada, other events of 1954, 1955 in Canada and the Timeline of Canadian history.
Canada contributes to a peacekeeping force in Indochina
See 1954 Governor General's Awards for a complete list of winners and finalists for those awards.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1954_in_Canada   (311 words)

  
 Exchange of notes: (May 1 and 3, 1954) between Canada and the United States of America regarding the construction and ...
Canada shall retain title to all the land required for the Loran Station and its ancillary facilities.
Canada shall have the right, on one year's notice, to take over the operation and manning of the Station.
The Station shall be maintained in operation for a period of ten years or such shorter period as shall be agreed by both countries in the light of their mutual defence interests.
www.lexum.umontreal.ca /ca_us/en/cts.1954.06.en.html   (1153 words)

  
 Timeline 1954
1954 Jun 18, Albert Patterson was assassinated in Phenix, Ala.
1954 Charles Diggs (d.1998 at 75) was elected to the House of Representatives from the 13th district (around Detroit) and stayed in congress for 25 years.
1954 In Australia Evdokia Petrov (d.2002), Soviet Union spy, was abducted by Soviet agents after she and her husband Vladimir Petrov (d.1991), the third secretary at the Soviet embassy in Australia, defected.
timelines.ws /20thcent/1954.HTML   (9864 words)

  
 SUNLINK WOTM - Canada and Mexico
Most of your check will center in the 900 section: 971 (history of Canada), 972 (history of Mexico), and the travel and description numbers for both (917.1 and 917.2).
Canada 1970 : the official handbook of present conditions and recent programs, 1969.
Canada and the U.S.A.: a background book about internal conflict and the new nationalism, 1972.
www.sunlink.ucf.edu /weed/archive/canada.html   (447 words)

  
 Songwriters and Songwriting (English Canada) 1921-1954
Several Canadian songwriters who had enjoyed national and international success in the era prior to 1920 continued to produce hits after the introduction of commercial radio.
The new breed of songwriters were polished musicians who boasted extensive formal musical training.
Perhaps the best-known Canadian songwriter associated with a dance band was the massively successful Carmen Lombardo, of Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians.
www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com /index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=U1SEC873937   (238 words)

  
 Muscular Dystrophy Canada | The 1954 Society
The name — 1954 Society — is a tribute to the founders of MDAC who had a vision of an organization providing services, funding research, and educating others about neuromuscular disorders.
In the same way, the 1954 Society celebrates those who have helped us get to where we are today, and are building the future for tomorrow.
Members of the 1954 Society will also enjoy other benefits and recognition for their commitment to MDAC and the fight against neuromuscular disorders.
www.muscle.ca /content/index.php?id=334   (375 words)

  
 Muscular Dystrophy Canada | The 1954 Society
The name — 1954 Society — is a tribute to the founders of MDAC who had a vision of an organization providing services, funding research, and educating others about neuromuscular disorders.
In the same way, the 1954 Society celebrates those who have helped us get to where we are today, and are building the future for tomorrow.
Members of the 1954 Society will also enjoy other benefits and recognition for their commitment to MDAC and the fight against neuromuscular disorders.
muscle.ca /content/index.php?id=334   (375 words)

  
 1954 | Western Canada Baseball Our Own Team
They came from college, high school, the minor leagues, Cuba, California, Montana, Idaho, Illinois, and Canada (catcher Eddie Tanner from BC would become a fixture with the team).
1954 marked the debut of one of the league's most colourful characters.
In 1954, Isbell returned to football with the Saskatchewan Roughriders and carved out an all-star career as a pass receiver, defensive back and punter (left-footed).
www.attheplate.com /wcbl/1954_1.htm   (1574 words)

  
 Mortgage Canada - Get the the lowest rates!
Technically speaking, the term mortgage refers to the legal device used to secure the property, but the term is also used when referring to the debt secured by the mortgage.
In countries such as Canada, the United States and Great Britain where demand for home ownership is at an all time high – mortgages are extremely common.
The CMHC also has a large research wing that analyses the housing situation in Canada and housing design and technologies.
www.mortgage-canada.org   (332 words)

  
 Canadian Hurricane Centre: History of Tropical Cyclones in Canada
Most tropical cyclones that impact Canada are either going through a post-tropical transition stage or are dissipating.
Hurricane Hazel of 1954 is Canada’s most remembered "hurricane." It was a dying tropical cyclone that re-intensified rapidly.
The Great New England hurricane of 1938 was another post-tropical cyclone that was a close call for Canada.
www.ns.ec.gc.ca /weather/hurricane/connection4.html   (271 words)

  
 1954 Chronology
The Year 1954 in Photos (fotocat report #1) lists and documents 101 photographs in its 23-page report for that year alone.
Object was on a headon collision course but before Higgin could radio warning it passed under his wingman and between their aircraft, descending at a 25°-30° angle on a heading N of about 30°.
Flying into WSW headwinds at 300 mph, they concluded it could not be a balloon, and radioed Boston airport control tower, which said jets were scrambled and then saw the object at about 10,000 ft higher than their 10,000 ft altitude, but could not close with it.
www.nicap.org /waves/1954fullrep.htm   (5076 words)

  
 TIME.com: Flutters & Fevers -- Apr. 5, 1954 -- Page 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Canada's economy has been blooming with health for so long that the slightest flutter tends to inspire chills and fever among the nation's businessmen and politicians.
Last week the Bank of Montreal reported that, Canada, like the U.S., was experiencing "mild recessionary tendencies." A slack winter season in coal, steel, textiles and farm implements had pushed unemployment to a postwar high of 312,000 in late February.
Foreign-trade experts were mildly concerned as the international trade deficit ($467 million last year) extended into 1954.
www.time.com /time/magazine/article/0,9171,819753,00.html   (369 words)

  
 American National Security and Economic Relations with Canada, 1945-1954 — www.greenwood.com
It is therefore with some nostalgia that Aronsen's book gives Canadians a clearer understanding of how their country was able to benefit from America's preoccupation with national security at the dawn of the Cold War.
Description: Aronsen draws on recently declassified documents in Ottawa and Washington to provide a reassessment of Canada's special relationship with the U.S. Toward this end, detailed new information is provided about Canada's contribution to the creation of the postwar economic order from the Bretton Woods Agreement to GATT.
Canada's cooperation was rewarded by special economic concessions including the extension of the Hyde Park agreement in 1945, the inclusion of the off-shore purchases clause to the Marshall Plan, and Article II of the NATO Treaty.
www.greenwood.com /catalog/C5891.aspx   (383 words)

  
 eBay Store - John Talman Stamps Collectibles: Canada Mint Stamps, Canada Used Stamps, Canada Covers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Canada - 13c Fathers of Confederation X 100 used #224
Canada - 1954 15c Gannet Plate 4 Blocks mint #343
Canada - 1972 $1 Vancouver Plate Block mint #600
stores.ebay.com /John-Talman-Stamps-Collectibles   (336 words)

  
 1077. Series 1954 $1 & $2 & 1954 $1 Canada Bank Note - (eBay item 280141901471 end time Sep-09-07 14:12:35 PDT)
Series 1954 $1 and $2 and 1954 $1 Canada Bank Note - (eBay item 280141901471 end time Sep-09-07 14:12:35 PDT)
Series 1954 $1 and $2 and 1954 $1 Canada Bank Note
Series 1954 $1 & $2 & 1954 $1 Canada Bank Notes.
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 Canada Southern Photo Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Canada Southern freight car models (HO and O) Canada Southern Stocks and Bonds
Canada Southern Interchange Traffic - Nov. 1959 - Jan. 1960
Canada Southern Interchange Traffic with Wabash - February 1957
www.canadasouthern.com /caso/misc.htm   (88 words)

  
 1954 Governor General's Awards - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In Canada, the 1954 Governor General's Awards for Literary Merit were the eighteenth such awards.
The awards in this period had no monetary prize but were an honour for the authors.
1954 - 1953 - 1952 - 1951 - 1950 - 1949 - 1948 - 1947 - 1946 - 1945 - 1944 - 1943 - 1942 - 1941 - 1940 - 1939 - 1938 - 1937 - 1936
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1954_Governor_General's_Awards   (127 words)

  
 Regards sur le Canada nº 3 (1954)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
IMDb > Regards sur le Canada nº 3 (1954)
Followed by Regards sur le Canada nº 6 (1954) more
Discuss this title with other users on IMDb message board for Regards sur le Canada nº 3 (1954)
uk.imdb.com /title/tt0236669   (115 words)

  
 Image:Flag of Canada.svg - Wikimedia Commons
The Trade Marks Act protects the National Flag of Canada and the flags of the provinces and territories against unauthorized use.
It should not be defaced by way of printing or figures or masked by other objects, but displayed in a manner which may be described as aloft and free, in which all symbolic parts of the flag can be identified.
La Loi sur les marques de commerce protège le drapeau national du Canada ainsi que les drapeaux des provinces et des territoires contre tout usage non autorisé.
commons.wikimedia.org /wiki/Image:Flag_of_Canada.svg   (640 words)

  
 TIME.com: -- Mar. 22, 1954 -- Page 1
When Canada's Prime Minister Louis St. Laurent left last month on his round-the-world tour (TIME, Feb. 15), Associate Editor Edwin Copps of TIME'S Canada section was assigned to cover part of the trip.
On this, his first visit to Asia, he has been especially taken by the continent's antiquities, as compared to the newness of things in Canada.
Nothing seems to please him more, or wear out his aides faster, than a visit to the ruins and relics of these ancient civilizations.
www.time.com /time/magazine/article/0,9171,819549,00.html   (772 words)

  
 Canada Dry Ginger Upper 1951 Ad
Canada Dry Ginger Upper 1951 Ad My Account
Also Red Christmas Stocking with two bottles of Canada Dry and Peppermint candy cane in it.
Magazine tear sheet picture is taken through plastic and may show wrinkles or crookedness that is not in the ad.
www.goantiques.com /detail,canada-dry-ginger,952265.html   (145 words)

  
 1954 Canada First Day Covers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
You'll want to be sure to write down the following "8-character Order Blank Code": CBNE-JS01 Also be sure to copy down the Stock Number (SKU) of each item you wish to order.
indicates item can be shipped to many countries in addition to the U.S. and Canada.
To Order by Phone dial TOLL FREE 1-800-443-3232 from throughout U.S. and Canada.
www.unicover.com /EA4N1954.HTM   (168 words)

  
 North, Central America, Canada Auctions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
CANADA $1000 NOTE IN 10h 39m $31.00 2 Bids
Canada Scarce Prefix LO 1d 4h 58m $1.55 2 Bids
Canada Note King George VI 1d 18h 3m $5.51 4 Bids
www.findcheapauctions.com /Index.cfm?c=3426   (130 words)

  
 1954 | Western Canada Baseball Snapshots
Roberto Zayas (centre) with Lloydminster Meridians teammates in 1954.
They had gone into the army together but split after basic training.
Here they meet in Seoul, Korea at a dance in 1954.
www.attheplate.com /wcbl/1954_1d.htm   (265 words)

  
 1954 Canada Silver Year Set - The Coin Boutique
Home > Year Sets > 1954 Canada Silver Year Set
All Coins are silver except for the Penny and Nickel.
The 6-coin set will be sent in a snap-lock case for protection.
www.coinboutique.com /scripts/dispitem.cgi?item=1954year   (66 words)

  
 Canada 1830-1954 Mixed Lot 5 Coins VF - Abt Unc - (eBay item 320148989661 end time Aug-23-07 22:46:08 PDT)
Canada 1830-1954 Mixed Lot 5 Coins VF - Abt Unc - (eBay item 320148989661 end time Aug-23-07 22:46:08 PDT)
Canada 1830-1954 Mixed Lot 5 Coins VF - Abt Unc
The five Canadian coins in this auction include 2 x 1954 one dollar coins (extremely fine / about uncirculated), 1954 fifty cents (about uncirculated), 1918 New Found Land fifty cents (fine / very fine) and the 1830 half penny token (good very fine).
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 Canada Ufo and Entity Reports - Shadow Research, Inc -
Canada Ufo and Entity Reports - Shadow Research, Inc -
William J. Kiehl and seven other persons saw a spherical craft on the surface of the water.
Durdle woke up four Air Force men, who observed the object spiraling away.
www.shadowresearch.com /ufo/candaufos.htm   (607 words)

  
 The Hindu : dated February 12, 1954: Elephants for Canada
Two Mysore elephants will be sent to Canada shortly, as gifts from the Prime Minister of India, it is learnt.
The Government of Andamans have purchased ten elephants and fifteen more are to be purchased by them and so a batch of 25 elephants, captured during the khedda operations held in December last year, will go to Andamans for the hauling of timber.
Republication or redissemination of the contents of this screen are expressly prohibited without the written consent of The Hindu
www.hindu.com /2004/02/12/stories/2004021200360901.htm   (142 words)

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