The Big Race

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A bicycle race between Gilbert Bonin and George Summers created a lot of excitement in Abbeville on Friday, July 16, 1897.

Spinning and weaving, weaving and spinning

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Jim Bradshaw

It is amazing that there are even a handful of folk who can still do old-fashioned Acadian spinning and weaving, considering that it was apparently a dying craft well before the 1900s.