Grimsby Newspapers
Sproat, David (Died on 8 July 1936)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 15 Jul 1936, p. 1

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David Sproat's first boat ride on Wednesday afternoon of last week ended in tragedy when the two year old son of Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Sproat, 2A Wylie Street, St. Catharines, was drowned and four adults narrowly escaped a similar fate at the 15 Beach. Emily Sutherland, 54 Westchester Avenue, St. Catharines, slight 17 year old passendger in the punt in which the party were riding emerged from the fatality a heroine with the resuce of three lives to her credit.

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15 Jul 1936
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8 July 1936
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Sproat, David (Died on 8 July 1936)