Daily Archives: January 25, 2012

Winnipeg’s first mayor was a scoundrel!

Reid Dickie

His name was Francis Cornish. He has a Winnipeg avenue and a library named after him. Watch my short glimpse of Winnipeg’s first mayor on YouTube.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_profilepage&v=vJjHEtpLlJk

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