Historical Perspective

1905

Alec A Ballachey opens Law office in High River, AB
The Wright Brothers begin discussions with the US Government about selling it an airplane
Alexander Rutherford is elected 1st Premier of Alberta

1927

Ballachey, Burnet, Spankie & Heseltine
Ottawa Senators defeat the Boston Bruins to win the Stanley Cup
The Voluntary Committee of Lawyers is founded to bring about the repeal of Prohibition of alcohol in United States

1944

Burnet, Heseltine & McNeill
Jimmy Page (Led Zeppelin) is born
Conscription Crisis (Canada)
The Games of the XIII Olympiad (Summer/Winter) are cancelled due to WW2

1961

Burnet, Duckworth, Palmer & Tomblin
Gary Player becomes the first international golfer to win the Masters
JFK holds the first televised presidential press conference
Canadian Bank Of Commerce and Imperial Bank merge

1975

Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer
The Godfather Pt. 2 Wins Six Academy Awards
Product labeling using the metric system is introduced in Canada
The government owned Petro Canada is formed