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Marion and Ron Cox

Consists of two minidisks (PA2005.1.2-3), one CD (PA2005.1.21) and transcripts for the interview with Marion Cox conducted by Mark Nabess and the interview with Ron Cox conducted by Sharain Jones. Topics covered in the interview with Marion Cox include the Red Brick School, police, Trappers’ Festival, Fur Queens, bootlegging, community activities, working at the bank, how the town’s changed. Topics covered in the interview with Ron Cox include the Red Brick School, grandparents, The Pas Lumber Company, Gateway Drugs, Western Grocers, bringing food farther north, Boomtown The Pas, work, Paris Café.

Cox, Marion and Ron

Marion Cox

Consists of one CD (PA2006.6.19), one minidisk (PA2006.6.40) and a transcript for the interview with Marion Cox conducted by Keith Hyde. Topics covered include her memories of Trappers’ Festival, tourism, square dancing in the street, the animal displays, the location of different events, the dog races, the Fur Queen competitions, her work on the event in 1957 when Leola Despins won and received a fur coat from Kerr’s furs, the craft shows, the Torchlight Parades, The Pas Glee Club, the Keystone Kops, and the clothing of the attendees.

Cox, Marion and Ron