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The Trail Blazers and the Cavalcades: Proving the Need for the David Thompson Highway

Ernie Ross
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Mary Ross, Ernie and Lilla's daughter
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Another day, another hill to climb
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It's soft, sandy ground
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Ernie Ross' Model A Ford fording a river, possibly the Whitegoat River
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Ernie Ross' Model A Ford Roadster stuck in the Cline River. Mt. Stelfox is on the right.
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Sighting the elevation at an unknown river in the West Country
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Nurse Ingrid Hoppe on the CPR bridge at Rocky Mountain House.  Note the spikes sticking up.
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Henry Stelfox standing on the area of the Kootenay Plains that is now underwater (Lake Abraham)
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Art Bott wearing his tri-corner hat and vest
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The ridge that everyone hiked up to at Two O'Clock Creek
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Arnold Spoor brings more wood for the fire
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Marvin Peterson and his Guerrini accordion
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The Honorable Harry Strom on horseback, posed in front of an R.C.M.P. cruiser
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Mary Ross admiring a hotrod car
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Bill Graham takes care of the extra sand
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Hazel Chambers and "Snowball"
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Ross Garage, in Rocky Mountain House
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