PUSLINCH LAKE NEWS
March 25, 1890
The Literary and Debating Society intend holding a grand entertainment in their hall in a short
time. The proceeds of the entertainment will go towards repairing the Society’s rooms.
A number of the farmers are busy manufacturing molasses and maple sugar.
The assessor has gone his rounds and people wonder how it is that some farmers are assessed
the same as last year and others have thie assessment increased one thousand dollars.
We want to know why the statute labour of lot 10, front of 3rd concession, lots 10, front and rear of
the 2nd and lot 11, rear of 2nd is put on the good Accomodation Road to Hespeler, when the side
road between those lots is impassable and will remain so for years to come, except some 2nd or 3rd
line man gets into the Council and reforms it.
John Cunningham of Hespeler, who has gone extensively into the shipping of turnips the past
winter, is negotiating at present with a New York firm for the shipment of several more cars.
Mr. J. B. Cober has purchased a very fine Jersey bull and intends to make a specialty of that kind
of stock in the future.
A lively time is expected at Puslinch Lake this season. Mr. Reid Baker of Hespeler intends
operating the old Parks’ hotel.
Before surveying the Guelph-Arthur Railroad to Hamilton, we would suggest a line by way of
Hespeler and Puslinch Lake to be more satisfactory than by Morriston, as there is actually more
business done in those former places than all the villages between Guelph and Hamilton.