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  1. Peter D. Zacharias, unpublished manuscript of the History of the Blumenorter Church.
  1. Howard Winkler to H. H. Hamm, R. M. of Rhineland municipal correspondence, April 11,1942 and March 11, 1942.
  1. Altona Echo, August 6, 1941.
  2. Henry Dyck, op. cit., page 106.
  3. John H. Warkentin, op. cit., pages 338-339.
  4. Henry Dyck, op. cit., page 95.
  5. Esther Epp- Tiessen, page 207.
  6. Henry Dyck, op. cit., page 96.
  7. An Illustrated History of Co-op Vegetable Oils, (Altona: 1981), page 4.
  8. Henry Dyck, op. cit., pages 96-97.
  9. Ibid., page 98.
  10. Altona Echo, April 12, 1944.
  11. Henry Dyck, op. cit., page 100.
  12. An Illustrated History of Co-op Vegetables Oils, page 4.
  13. Robert Meyers, The Spirit of the Post Road: A Story of Self Help Communities, (Altona:

Federation of Southern Manitoba Co-operatives, 1955), page 118.

  1. An Illustrated History ... , page 5.
  2. Ibid., page 5.
  3. Altona Echo, May 21, 1947; September 10, 1952.
  4. Ibid., August 21 , 1946.
  5. Ibid., September 7,1949; September 19,1956.
  6. Esther Epp- Tiessen, op. cit., page 228.
  7. Letter of Municipal Solicitor to the R.M. of Rhineland May 19, 1942.
  8. Esther Epp- Tiessen, op. cit., page 230.
  9. Ibid., page 231.
  10. Altona Echo, September 25, 1946.
  11. Ibid., December 19, 1953.
  12. Esther Epp- Tiessen, op. cit., page 259.
  13. Ibid., page 262.
  14. Esther Epp-Tiessen, op. cit., pages 253-55.
  15. Interview with D. K. Friesen, August 25, 1983.
  16. Ibid.
  17. John H. Warkentin, op. cit., page 402.
  18. Altona Echo, August 17,1949; April 19, 1950.
  19. Red River Valley Echo, September 5, 1956.
  20. Altona Echo, January 17, 1951.
  1. Peter George Klassen, "A Short History of the Mennonite Collegiate Institute at Gretna, Manitoba" , (M. Ed. Thesis, University of Manitoba, 1956); and "Brief submitted to the Royal Commission on Education by the Mennonite Collegiate Institute" , (1957).
  1. Esther Epp- Tiessen, op. cit., page 271.
  2. Interview with D. K. Friesen, August 25, 1983.
  3. Red River Valley Echo, November 6, 1957; June 4, 1958.
  4. An Illustrated History . . ., page 6.
  5. Ibid., page 8.
  1. Heather Robertson, Sugar Farmers of Manitoba, (Manitoba Beet Growers Associa­ tion, 1968), page 52.
  1. Ibid., page 55.
  2. Census of Canada, 1951.
  1. W. 1. Carlyle, "Mennonite Agriculture in Manitoba", Canadian Ethnic Studies, XIII (2) 1981, page 88. In 1941 census figures showed that of2,305 farm labourers in R.M. of Rhineland, 1,805 consisted of members of family. Other municipalities in the same Census District had a much lower farm labour population.

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