Description Edwin W. McDonald acquires Basil McLellan's ice cream parlour

"Mr. Basil McLellan has sold out his ice cream and confectionery business on Water Street to Mr. Edwin W. McDonald of Stellarton. Mr. McLellan, who conducted the business for about twenty years, intends leaving Pictou, and will be greatly missed, particularly in fraternal and musical circles, in which he took an active interest. Mr. McLellan is a promienent member of Eastern Star Lodge, No. 1. I.O.O.F., and last year was president of the Pictou Male Chorus."

Alternate Details

Edwin W. McDonald later became fire chief of Pictou for six years, ran a salvage company, and opened an ice cream parlour and soda shop called Eddie's, located across from the Capitol theatre building on Water Street. 

File Location

Microfilm, #85

File number: PA Dec 10 1926 pg 4
Contributor:    Susan Parker | View all submissions
Tags: E.W. McDonald, Eddie's, Edwin W. McDonald, Basil McLellan, McDonald, McLellan, Pictou Advocate, newspaper, Water Street, Pictou
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Uploaded on: June 13, 2016
Source: Pictou Advocate

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