Preserve the Mill
How YOU can Help
-- no events found --
Student Activity Page
Answers to Paul and Angelique Pack for Laconia:
- What reasons did the Bedards give for going to America?
a. They wanted to be in a place where they could earn a living and feed the family.
b. It is also possible they wanted to live in Laconia, where Antoinette's cousin lived.
- Cousin Paul wrote about his life in Laconia. How would living in a village or town be different from living in a city?
Answer: Cities have more jobs, houses, stores, banks and churches. In 1914, villages had many more horses.
- What was Paul's favorite item? Why were the aprons so important to Angelique?
Answer: Paul's favorite item was a small wooden box. Angelique's aprons were made by her grandmother, Meme. The aprons reminded Angelique of Meme.
- How many years ago did Paul and Angelique make that trip?
Answer: Paul and Angelique's trip was made in 1914. 2005-1914=91 years ago.
Other Student Activity Pages:
Main Student Activity Page
Montreal to Laconia by Rail
Paul and Angelique Pack for Laconia
Be a History Detective
Hidden Word Puzzle & Pocket Watch Teaser
Paul & Angelique Bedard from St. Perpétue, Québec in Canada