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"An Immense Hold in the Public Estimation:" The First Quarter Century of Hockey in Manitoba, 1886-1911 (Manitoba History, Number 43, Spring / Summer 2002)

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"You couldn't run a game on Saturday night": The Winnipeg Warriors, Television, and the Business of Pro Hockey, 1955-1961 (Manitoba History, Number 27, Spring 1994)

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Clarence "Sonny" Rost

Remembering One of the Best - by T. Kent Morgan & Dutch Holland

Only readers with an interest in Manitoba hockey history may recognize the name of Clarence (Sonny) Rost, who died in England in 2008. Rost had a UK playing career which spanned nearly three decades, from 1934 to 1962...

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Cully Wilson

In the early 20th century, descendants of Icelandic immigrants in North America had to fight for acceptance in many walks of life. Professional hockey was no exception, and few fought harder than Cully Wilson, who played for teams ranging from Winnipeg to Toronto to Seattle. Wes Wilson and Elma (Wilson) Kozub tell the story...

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