100 ARTICLES WRITTEN BY FATHER CLARENCE-J. D’ENTREMONT

The following links are to 100 articles written by Father Clarence-J. d’Entremont, which were published in The Vanguard in 1989 and 1990. All attempts have been made to transcribe the articles as they were originally published.


1 – THE PUBNICOS: OLDEST REGION STILL ACADIAN
2 – THE HILLS AT ARGYLE HEAD
3 – HIS FATHER WAS HIS UNCLE
4 – PORT LOMERON OR CHEBOGUE
5 – HANGING OF TWO ACADIANS AND THREE INDIANS IN BOSTON
6 – HUSH HUSH MONEY
7 – WIDOW OF 13, MILLIONAIRE AT 34
8 – HE SAWED OFF A LEG OF ONE OF HIS MEN BUT THEY PICKLED HIS HEAD
9 – WEDGEPORT A HUNDRED YEARS AGO AND BEYOND
10 – BAPTISTE, THE RASCAL
11 – BAPTISTE WAS SAID TO HAVE A WIFE IN EVERY PORT
12 – SHE PRESIDED OVER COUNCILS OF WAR AGAINST HER KINDRED
13 – NAPOLEON BUCKSAW
14 – THE “CASKET” WOMAN
15 – HE JUMPED BAIL
16 – THEY CUT OFF THE FINGER THAT TIPPED THE SCALE AND SOME MORE
17 – THEY TIED THEMSELVES TO THE MAST AND STEERING WHEEL SO NOT TO BE WASHED OVERBOARD
18 – WILSON ISLAND
19 – WITCHCRAFT, SORCERERS AND SPELLS
20 – WERE THE VIKINGS HERE?
21 – THE FIRST “CANADIAN” CHILD WITH “EUROPEAN” BLOOD OUTSIDE NEWFOUNDLAND WAS BORN AT OUR DOORSTEP
22 – FIRST NUN IN NORTH AMERICA WAS BORN AT OUR DOORSTEP
23 – THE WRAYTON-MACDONNELL FAMILY ITS TRAGEDIES AND WEALTH
24 – SHE WAS FORCED TO WATCH HIM HANG 40 OF HER MEN WITH A LASSO AROUND HER NECK
25 – A CONFESSION BY PROXY ON THE HIGH SEAS
26 – HE PRAYED AND HIS LIFE WAS SPARED
27 – THE ACADIAN PARTICIPATION IN THE WAR OF INDEPENDENCE OF THE U.S.
28 – THEY INTENDED TO MAKE OF NOVA SCOTIA THE 14TH STATE OF THE UNION
29 – “IT’S THE BEST GANG OF GREENIES I’VE EVER HAD”
30 – THE BRIDGE SPANNING INDIAN SLUICE
31 – THE FIRST EXPULSION OF THE ACADIANS OF SOUTHERN NOVA SCOTIA – 1756
32 – THE SECOND EXPULSION OF THE ACADIANS OF SOUTHERN NOVA SCOTIA – 1758
33 – THE THIRD EXPULSION OF THE ACADIANS – 1759
34 – THE RETURN FROM EXILE IN 1766 OF SOME OF THE ACADIANS OF YARMOUTH COUNTY
35 – THE LOG CABINS OF WEST PUBNICO
36 – TWO ACADIAN MARTYRS
37 – FRENCH PEOPLE WHO SETTLED IN YARMOUTH COUNTY DURING THE FRENCH REVOLUTION AND THE NAPOLEON WARS
38 – FRENCH PEOPLE WHO SETTLED IN DIGBY COUNTY DURING THE FRENCH REVOLUTION AND NAPOLEON WARS
39 – THE FIRST CANADIAN TO BECOME AN AMERICAN CITIZEN
40 – THE GOLDEN AGE OF THE OLD TIME ACADIANS
41 – THE 25th ANNIVERSARY OF THE CANADIAN FLAG
42 – THE OLD SHELBURNE ROAD
43 – FORT SAINT LOUIS
44 – 465th ANNIVERSARY OF THE NAME “ACADIE”
45 – SENTENCED TO BE HANGED AS A PIRATE, HE DIED A GENTLEMAN, RESPECTED BY FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS
46 – THE RISE AND FALL OF LOUIS A. SURETTE
47 – THE “FRENCH CROSS” AT MORDEN, N.S.
48 – SENTENCED TO BE WHIPPED WITH THE CAT-O-NINE-TAILS
49 –CAPT. PIERRE DOUCET (1750-1792)
50 – AMABLE DOUCET. Esq. (1737-1806)
51 – THE FIRST CHRISTMAS IN NORTH AMERICA
52 – DUCKING AND KEEL-HAULING
53 – THE VOW OF THE MARINERS
54 – THE ESCAPE OF FRANCOIS L. BOURNEUF
55 – PUBNICO IS SOMETHING TO BRAG ABOUT
56 – THE SEIZURE OF “THE PEMBROOK” BY THE ACADIANS
57 – MARIE BABIN OF SURETTE’S ISLAND WAS NOT THE LAST OF THE DEPORTED
58 – THE STORY OF THE ACADIAN BELLS: (1) THOSE OF PORT ROYAL
59 – THE STORY OF THE ACADIAN BELLS: (2) THOSE OF THE FORTRESS OF LOUISBOURG
60 – THE STORY OF THE ACADIAN BELLS: (3) THE OTHERS OF CAPE BRETON
61 – THE STORY OF THE ACADIAN BELLS: (4) THOSE OF MINAS BASIN AND THE ISTHMUS OF CHIGNECTO
62 – THE STORY OF THE ACADIAN BELLS: (5) THOSE OF PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND
63 – THE STORY OF THE ACADIAN BELLS: THOSE ON THE ST. JOHN RIVER, N.B.
64 – THE STORY OF THE ACADIAN BELLS: (7) MAINE, ST.-PIERRE-ET-MIQUELON, AND CALIFORNIA
65 – THE STORY OF THE ACADIAN BELLS: (8) IN PUBNICO
66 – THE SINKING OF THE DUKE WILLIAM AND OF THE VIOLET TAKING THE ACADIANS INTO EXILE
67 – HOLY WEEK A COUPLE OF GENERATIONS AGO
68 – THE CONFLAGRATION OF 1820 IN CLARE
69 – VENGEANCE OF THE MICMACS MOCKED IN THEIR RELIGIOUS BELIEFS
70 – CAME TO ACADIA TO FIND ITS LONGITUDE WENT TO SOUTH AMERICA AND DISCOVERED THAT THE WORLD IS FLAT
71 – THE ESCAPE OF THE ACADIANS FROM FORT LAWRENCE AT THE TIME OF THE EXPULSION
72 – THE ESCAPE OF THE ACADIANS FROM FORT BEAUSEJOUR AT THE TIME OF THE EXPULSION
73 – THE FIRST MASS IN CANADA CELEBRATED ON THE SOUTH SHORE OF NOVA SCOTIA
74 – JEAN CAMPAGNA, THE SORCERER
75 – VARIATIONS IN FRENCH FAMILY NAMES IN SOUTHWESTERN NOVA SCOTIA
76 – THE BIG STORMS OF THE CENTURIES IN SOUTH-WESTERN NOVA SCOTIA
77 – THE ADVENTURE OF BENONI D’ENTREMONT WITH THE “BONAVENTURE”
78 – SIMON “SQUIRE” D’ENTREMONT
79 – AN ACCOUNT OF THE FLIGHT OF THE ACADIANS AT THE TIME OF THE EXPULSION
80 – THE WRECK OF THE TIBEL
81 – PUBNICO NATAL DAY – JULY 17
82 – CAPE SABLE MIGHT HAVE BEEN THE SEE OF THE FIRST CANADIAN BISHOP
83 – LE « KLONDIKE »
84 – THE RAILROAD ERA
85 – THE ACADIAN SYMBOLS
86 – A VOYAGE TO NOVA SCOTIA MADE IN 1731 BY ROBERT HALE OF BEVERLY
87 – RESTRICTIONS AND PENALTIES IN DAYS OF YORE
88 – MY FIRST ENTRANCE TO COLLEGE
89 – HIDDEN TREASURES IN TUSKET ISLANDS
90 – A FATHER ASSAILS HIS SON IN COMBAT
91 – WAS TO BE SENT BACK TO NOVA SCOTIA FROM EXILE
92 – DROPPING THE KING’S NAME FOR SHAME
93 – AN ENCOUNTER WITH A GERMAN U-BOAT OFF OUR SHORES
94 – BETRAYED IN HIS LOVE, HE DIED OF A BROKEN HEART
95 – THE ACADIANS AT HORSE-SHOE COVE PRIOR TO THE EXPULSION
96 – THE GHOST SHIP “YARMOUTH”
97 – LOBSTER BAY: ITS PLACE NAMES OF YESTERYEAR
98 – PLACE NAMES IN WEST PUBNICO REGION
99 – THE PLACE NAMES OF QUINAN
100 – 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF ST. PETER’S CHURCH, WEST PUBNICO

 

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