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By Adrian Hayes

Parry Sound, on the mouth of the Seguin River on Georgian Bay, lines its background again to William Beatty Jr. and the acquisition of trees rights. From the heyday of lumbering, via mining ventures, the interval of Prohibition, the coming of the railway and the effect of the nice Wars, the unfolding years are all followed by way of an exciting mix of vibrant personalities, politics and scandal. the tale of this turning out to be neighborhood has a richness that few Ontario cities can fit. this day Parry Sound embraces its entrepreneurial historical past, its hockey heritage, its dedication to the humanities and its position as a favored vacationer destination.

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