A short history of the early beginnings of Brandon, Manitoba has been prepared as a public service project, by the Brandon Chamber of Commerce. It is taken from the book "Focus of Yesterday" written by MacDonald Coleman and published with permssion of Leech Printing.
This is a photograph of The Security Block and other businesses on the 00 black of 10th street looking south; "The Security Block is a four story building but 4 story not apparent in photo" is written on back. Businesses pictured on the left: Freeman Brothers, The Scott Fruit Company, Olympia Cafe, Carlton Cafe. Businesses pictured on the right include: include Heintzman Pianos, The Strand Theatre, T & D Clothes, and the Bank of Montreal. Street is line with cars and people walking.