Drope, Mr. & Mrs. W.J. (Anniversary)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 14 Aug 1918, p. 1
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Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Drope celebrated the 25th anniversary of their wedding on Friday last. ... While the guests were seated an aeroplane appeared in the western sky. After circling around the lawn several times and while within a few feet of the groom, the pilot was seen to be none other than the elder son of the happy couple, who had flown over from Leaside Camp, Toronto, for the occasion. After dropping a letter of congratulations from the air, Capt. Drope flew to Beamsville Aerodrome where he landed. He came back to Grimsby by auto and flew back to Toronto Saturday morning. ...

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14 Aug 1918
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9 Aug 1918
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Drope, Mr. & Mrs. W.J. (Anniversary)