Yarmouth Vanguard Throwback Thursday 10-pack

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Published on August 28, 2014

1987 – Residents of the Plymouth area were opposed to the use of portable classrooms at the Plymouth School. ERIC BOURQUE PHOTO

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2004 – There was no missing this watermain break on Main Street. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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September 1976 – Heading to school on the first day. KEITH BRIDGEO PHOTO

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March 2006 – A proposal was thrown out looking at perhaps turning the Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School into an elementary school to replace Central, South Centennial and Arcadia schools if a new high school was built in Yarmouth. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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September 2004 – Yarmouth harbour looked like a parking lot for yachts back in the days when the yacht races were held between Yarmouth and Maine. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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September 2005 – The New York Islanders held their training camp at the Yarmouth Mariners Centre. They came back the following year as well. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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March 1967 – A daylight robbery resulting in a thief netting $1,790 when he strolled into the office of the Riteway Supermarket in Yarmouth where the safe was located and walked off with the cash. ALAIN MEUSE PHOTO

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2009 – Victory is celebrated in the bathtub race during the Argyle Abuptic Festival. Really, when anyone made it back to shore with having sank it was considered a victory. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

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2005 – Former West Nova MP Robert Thibault joins an impromptu band made up of Carleton students during a 2005 official opening of a new playground at the school. TINA COMEAU PHOTO

Every Thursday on Facebook you see people posting photos from the past in a weekly tradition called 'Throwback Thursday.'

Our Vanguard newsroom has decided to do a weekly version of this on our website www.thevanguard.ca each Thursday as we look back through our photo vault and our newspapers over the decades.

You can see other Throwback Thursday 10 Packs by clicking here.

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