Clarke, Andy (Died on 19 May 1948)
appeared in Grimsby Independent, 20 May 1948, p. 1

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The death occurred suddenly last night, at his home in York Mills, of Andy Clarke, well known newspaperman and radio personality. He as an old Grimsby boy and was the first man in Canada to broadcast news direct from the newsroom of a great metropolitan daily. Of recent years he became internationally famous for his Sunday morning broadcast of "Neighbourly News", a program made up of quaint and interesting items culled from the weekly papers of Ontario. Mrs.W.F. Randall, of Vinemount, is a sister and the only surviving member of the family of the late George and Mrs. Clarke.

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Genealogical Resource
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Death notices
Date of Publication:
20 May 1948
Date Of Event:
19 May 1948
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Geographic Coverage:
  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.20011 Longitude: -79.56631
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Clarke, Andy (Died on 19 May 1948)