Saturday, April 23, 2011

Going for a ride


Early in her nursing career Lorna met Ben, a young doctor who was just getting out of the army. He had a sporty green roadster.

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Lorna becomes a Nurse


As soon as she could, my mother left her stepbrothers' farm in Saskatchewan, and returned to Winnipeg where she became a nurse. That's her older sister Eda's first born, George.

Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Lorna with Skis


Not very hilly in Saskatchewan, but those were long winters.

Saturday, April 16, 2011

Lorna and the Calves


As a teenager, my mother lived on her step-brothers' farm on the border of Saskatchewan and Alberta. Three adults: Anton, Gunnar and Maggie. And my mom. And the animals.

Thursday, April 14, 2011

Lorna and Dollie


My mother age 16 with her horse Dollie, whom she loved.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011