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Photos

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Stan Benedict in Vancouver 1 B352.254.12.jpg
Stan Benedict in Vancouver 1 B352.254.12.jpg
Stan Benedict at 1154 Comox St., Vancouver 
  13 Apr 2021
Stan Benedict in Vancouver 2 B352.254.12.jpg
Stan Benedict in Vancouver 2 B352.254.12.jpg
Stan Benedict at back of 1154 Comox St. Vancouver 
  13 Apr 2021
Stanley Benedict cameo.JPG
Stanley Benedict cameo.JPG
 
  13 Apr 2021
Dorothy and father Peter Benedict
Dorothy and father Peter Benedict
Dorothy at abt. 2 years with her father, Peter George Benedict 
  22 Mar 2021
Benedict boys 1916
Benedict boys 1916
Sons of Peter George Benedict. Back L-R: William (Bill) Benedict, John (Jack) Benedict. Front L-R: Stanley (Stan) Benedict, Albert (Al) Benedict, George Benedict.
 
  22 Mar 2021
Albert and Norman Benedict
Albert and Norman Benedict
Albert and Norman Benedict.
Calgary, Alberta.  
  22 Mar 2021

Census Canada

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George Benedict in Lethbridge 1901
George Benedict in Lethbridge 1901
Census for Alberta in 1901. George Benedict, male, age 24, b. 23 Feb 1877 in Ontario, boarder, occupation of barber, Methodist, living in Lethbridge. Household of Charles and Ellen Towle. 
  1 Apr 2021

Deaths

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Stan obit in Calgary.jpg
Stan obit in Calgary.jpg
 
  13 Apr 2021
Stan obit in Vancouver.jpg
Stan obit in Vancouver.jpg
Obit says June, but should be January. 
  13 Apr 2021

Occupation

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Linotype machine
Linotype machine
Example of Linotype machine, used to melt typesetting metal into lines of type fonts for printing press. Albert was expert at using the unique keyboard layout. 
  22 Mar 2021
hull-opera-house.jpg
hull-opera-house.jpg
Corner of Centre Street and Sixth Avenue south. Central Press was in the north end of the building, overlooking 6th Avenue and 1st Street East.  
  22 Mar 2021
hull-opera-house-60s.jpg
hull-opera-house-60s.jpg
After Central Press closed, and other businesses, the Hull Opera House changed exterior appearances. The Schick Electric shop took over the corner. It is now a small park, awaiting a future office tower. 
  22 Mar 2021
Graphic Arts conference
Graphic Arts conference
Canadian Graphic Arts conference held in Banff. Albert in front centre. Date unknown. 
  22 Mar 2021
Central Press interior 2
Central Press interior 2
Printing presses and binding. 
  22 Mar 2021
Central Press interior 1
Central Press interior 1
Central Press interior btwn 1932 ~ 1954. Showing paper stock, binding. 
  22 Mar 2021
Old Hull Opera House buiding
Old Hull Opera House buiding
Contemporary photo before the building was torn down to become a mini park. Location of the Central Press in the 1950's. 
  22 Mar 2021
Central Press
Central Press
Albert Benedict owned Central Press from 1946 to 1954. Located at 602 Centre Street South; the old Hull Opera House. 
  22 Mar 2021

Individuals

 ID   Last Name, Given Name(s)   Born/Christened   Location   Last Modified 
I24 
Benedict, Stanley Gordon 
b. 17 Aug 1911  Calgary, Alberta, Canada  13 Apr 2021
I4 
Benedict, George Peter 
b. 23 Feb 1877  Wallaceburg, Ontario, Canada  1 Apr 2021
I3 
Benedict, Albert Charles 
b. 3 Jun 1910  Calgary, Alberta, Canada  22 Mar 2021