“Please wear a Poppy,” the lady said, And held one forth, but I shook my head, Then I stopped and watched as she offered them there, And her face was old and lined with care; But beneath the scars the years had made There remained a smile that refused to fade. A boy came whistling…
Rare 1936 Canadian 'dot cent' set to sell at U.S. auction for pretty penny: $250,000
Just weeks after the Canadian penny was pulled out of circulation, the single most famous one-cent coin ever produced in this country — an “exceedingly rare” and valuable 1936 “dot cent” stolen from a U.S.
Two years after a gunman went hunting police officers in a Moncton, N.B., neighbourhood -- leaving three officers dead, two wounded, and families and the public to grieve -- a monument has been unveiled.