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Tea Parties and Picnics

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PARO Acc. 3026/7
Souris tea party, circa 1900
Arbours constructed from poles, existing trees and maple branches were assembled to provide shelter for an eating area and the display of the "fancy cakes". The cakes would be auctioned off to raise funds for a worthy cause.

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