Manitoba School

By Karen Bieber Thompson, Manitoba

I remeber watching the game at school in Thompson, Man. I was in grade 8 and I remember that the teachers were allowed to bring in tv’s as no one wanted to miss the game. We had about 25 people in our class and I remember the collective roar when Paul Henderson scored the game winning goal.

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