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The Ottawa Citizen from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada • 7

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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THE EVENING CITIZEN, OTTAWA, CANADA Page 7 Monday, January 23, 1950 ft "w-gwawyi im ii ii mi i i niw.1,1 STORE HOURS: 9.00 A.M. TO 6.00 P.M. DAILY OPEN ALL DAY WEDNESDAYS Freiman's is on a 5-Day Work Week for Employees, 6-Day Shopping Week (through rotation of staff). Phone 2-6464 OR WRITE FREIMAN'S MAIL ORDER AND SHOPPING SERVICE There's Lots and Lots of Cold Weather Ahead Freiman's Slashes the Price on 4 i 1 i i MIIINfS VlfODATS rrrMr-f 1 im fy' A Great Clearance From Stock Brings You Outstanding Savings! 1. Mrs.

Walker Valley Pioneer, Dies Mrs. J. A. K. Walker, nee Fanny Airth, a former Canadian missionary to India, and for the past 50 years a resident of Renfrew and Ottawa, died Saturday evening at her home, 480 Cooper Street.

She was in her 84th year. Mrs. Walker, who had been in falling health for some time, was born in Renfrew In 1866. She was a direct descendant of Henry Airth, one of Wellington's Peninsular veterans who, after Waterloo, emigrated to Canada with a large family of stalwart sons. The Airths and their kinsmen were among the first setr tiers and founders of Renfrew, named after their Scottish cla-chan.

Her father was James Airth, and her mother was Ophelia Wright, also of early pioneer stock from the St. Lawrence front. Educated in Renfrew, Mrs. Walker as a young girl taught school in the townships of Hor-ton and Adamston. At the anniversary a few years ago of the Adamston school section she had the pleasure of meeting with many former pupils from all over Canada, who knew her as comely Fanny Airth.

In 1888 she became the bride of a young student, Rev, James Walker, who after brief pastorates in Renfrew and Kingston, isdicated his life to the Canadian Baptist missionary service In India. Went To India Accordingly, from a little echool on the back concession lines, her career of Christian service took her to the teeming life of Kipling's India. Quickly mastering the Telegu dialect, she specialized in the educational direction of missionary work, being stationed at Cocanada, Tuni, Peddapurum and Yellamanchill. For a time she was principal of a school for Eurasian children. With her husband frequently on duty throughout the district, the administration of the isolated mission station was in her charge.

When plague and famine struck, her compound was the refuge of those who sought help from the -white "mem-sahib." Health considerations compelled her return to her Renfrew home with a small family Her husband pre-deceased her in India in 1919. Since that time she has resided in Ottawa where she became prominently identified with church and social work. She was an office holder of First Baptist Church, and assisted in the organization and administration of the Home For Friendless Women. Thus she made her contribution not only to India and to Renfrew but to. Ottawa.

Surviving her are two sons, Harry J. Walker, of the federal BRUSH CURL PERMANENT $5 THE FABRICS: Velours and Fleeces in the group! THE STYLES: Single and double-breasted, with slash or patch pockets! THE COLORS: Grey, blue, fawn and dark grey in the group! A A lcJJ You Get CONDITIONING SHAMPOO SCIENTIFIC TEST CURLS GIL LOTION PERMANENT NEWLY STYLED SETTING SIZES: 35 to 46 included! Hair Cut. 1.1 I 1 it ti 1 Qiildren's Hair Cut, 75c and 1 Regular Manicure, 75c Hot Oil Manicure, 1.00 to give your nails added protection and care in winter weather.) Freiman's Continental Salon, Second Floor Come Early Tuesday to Select the Coat You Want at this Price. These will be snapped right up. See you Tuesday in Freiman's Men's Shop, Street Floor! WHERE THRIFTY OTTAWA SHOP: I i mmmmmmm Department of Labor and George S.

Walker, construction engineer, of Toronto; and one daughter, Miss Ruth M. Walker, of the Civil Service Commission. There are four grandchildren, David M. Walker, attending Queen's University. James Walker, attending University of Toronto, and Donald and Margaret Walker, of Toronto.

The body is at Hulse and Playfalr 315 McLeod Street, where the funeral service, conducted by Rev. S. Ivlson, minister of First Baptist Church, will be held in the chapel on Tuesday morning at 11 o'clock. Interment will be in Thompson Hill Cemetery, Renfrew. Reg.

4.94 to 6.95! 9 Read Citizen Classified Ads Regularly Note the Savings Priced to Clear at FOR CONSTIPATION This is what helped him "I tried all the drug store remedies for constipation. Jt rid of my old trouble only when I began eating all-bran for breakfast. Many thanks!" Ernest Wright, 208 Delta In Misses' and Women's Sizes frt, Hrowna lane P.O., Ontario. Just one of many unsolicited letter from ALL-BRAN users. If you suffer from constipation due to lack of dietary bulk do this: Eat an ounce of crispy Kellogg's all-bran daily, drink plenty of water.

If not completely satisfied after 10 days, send empty carton to Kellogg London, Ont. Get DOUBLE TOUR MONET BACK I Calf, kin and suede leathers! Cut-out vamps, open and closed toes and backs, sandals, pumps and platforms! Black, brown, blue and red! Sizes 4 to in the SUNK1ST NAVEL ORANGES group but not in every style: No Phone, Mail or C.O.D. Orders Accepted! AI1 Sales Final! Siie 252 DOZ. 41c sjtr- ft -v J. R.

Douglas MEN'S SHIRTS Broadcloth, "sanforized" for long 'wear! Fused collar style, button cuffs! Blue, grey, sand and white, 0 Sizes 14 to 17. LIMITED Tar Gr Gravel Roofing Sheet Metal Work" They're smartly styled, gcily patterned and come in 4 attractive styles! They're priced Basement-low in this pie-spring print event! Background shades of blue, rose, green, wine, navy and black. Sizes 12 to 20, 38 to 44. 262 Slater St 2-133S Boys' Trousers All wool Herringbone Tweed and Covert Cloth trousers Hh ruffed lejrs, pleats and ripper closing-. Blue, brown ftO and fy.

Sues 26-34. More Good Food For Your' Dollar at Steinberg's Locu4 IB A. J. Frciman Limited, i J. FREIMAN LIMITED The Shopping Centre of Canada's Capital 1 i.

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