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Newfoundland Regiment in France, 1916

map of Newfoundland Regiment campaigns in northern France

One hundred years ago, the Newfoundland Regiment was recovering from Beaumont-Hamel, with new recruits arriving to rebuild its strength.

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Selling the professor's library

Mercer in his library

 In A Brief Autobiography, the Bay Roberts native, Samuel AB Mercer (1880-1969), stated that his most interesting article, written for a popular audience, had been “Joseph Smith as Interpreter and Translator of Egyptian,” published in The Utah Survey in 1913. The so-called “1912 Controversy” was a cause célèbre for Mercer and an irritant for the Church. 

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