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April 13: Winnipeg's first officer down; Singing Cowboy Bob Nolan.
a proper headstone. More on the life and death of Constable Beattie at the Winnipeg Police Museum site. April 13, 1908 - Bob Nolan is born in Winnipeg. He spent much of his childhood in Winnipeg before moving east, then eventually to California. There, he from This Was Winnipeg Read more »
Suspected speeder arrested attempted ocean escape
dunes and tried to escape by swimming away in the ocean. KTVU-TV reports ( http://bit.ly/11RbQ0L ) Marina police Cmdr. Bob Nolan says the man was driving on Highway 101 through the city Tuesday afternoon when CHP officers tried to pull him over. Nolan says from San Francisco Chronicle Read more »
Manitoba's GREATEST MUSICIAN
Brian the highest tribute by making him the first honourary member of the group. Brian has set up a scholarship fund in Bob Nolan's name. -- With thanks to Elizabeth Drake McDonald, Larry Delaney and Dwight MacAuley. John Einarson hosts My Generation Saturday from Winnipeg Free Press Read more »