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* [[J.J. Carrick]] introduced Daylight Savings Time while he serving as Mayor of Port Arthur in 1908, making it the first jurisdiction anywhere in the world to use it.
 
* [[J.J. Carrick]] introduced Daylight Savings Time while he serving as Mayor of Port Arthur in 1908, making it the first jurisdiction anywhere in the world to use it.
 
* [[South Hill Street, Thunder Bay]] is 1.6 kilometres long and is the address for about 152 detached homes.
 
* [[South Hill Street, Thunder Bay]] is 1.6 kilometres long and is the address for about 152 detached homes.
* [[Clyde Currie]], has at least 25 step-descendants through his children [[Marilyn Hermiston|Marilyn]] and [[Allan Currie|Allan]].
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* [[Clyde Currie]] has at least 25 step-descendants through his children [[Marilyn Hermiston|Marilyn]] and [[Allan Currie|Allan]].
 
* [[Ruth Newman]] won the top prize for her Royal Conservatory piano examination in 1941.
 
* [[Ruth Newman]] won the top prize for her Royal Conservatory piano examination in 1941.
 
* [[Air Force Career of Neill Currie|Neill Currie]]'s bomber's nose was shattered on 27 September 1944, over Germany.
 
* [[Air Force Career of Neill Currie|Neill Currie]]'s bomber's nose was shattered on 27 September 1944, over Germany.

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