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Margaret Spriggs — obituary

Spriggs, Margaret Mary August 26, 1930 - April...

Breakfast at the Legion, April 20

At the Almonte Legion Eggs to Order, Hash Browns, Bacon,...

Civitan Club gift to the community finds a home at the Pakenham library

During Pakenham’s 2023 bicentennial year, the Pakenham...
Diana's QuizAnswers to Diana's Quiz - February 8, 2014

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – February 8, 2014

1.  The Eastern Mississauga rattler is the only venomous snake in Ontario.

2.  Edward VI was the sole legitimate son of Henry VIII.  His mother was Jane Seymour.  He took the throne at the age of ten, and was king until his death  at the age of 16.

3.  The other 4 pillars of Islamic wisdom are:  fasting during daytime at Ramadan; there is only one god and Mohammed is his messenger; a pilgrimage to Mecca at least once during one’s lifetime; and giving 2.5% of one’s savings to the poor and needy.

4.  The hockey club that Bobby Orr first joined was the Oshawa Generals, a junior affiliate of the Bruins.

5.  Seppuku is hara-kiri.  Seppuku was originally performed by the Samurai.




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