In 1935 Ladies were finally accepted on the Board. They were given charge of the Ladies Fancy Work and Cooking Entry Classes. From then until 1972, the Ladies Division (Exhibit Hall) was administered in conjunction with the Glengarry Women’s Institute.
Some of the Presidents during this era were:
|? – ?||Susan Clark|
|? – ?||Gweneth Sangster|
|? – ?||Marguerite Ross|
|? – ?||Bessie Cumming|
In November 1972, the Ladies Division separated from the Women’s Institute and the first Ladies
Division President was elected. The division’s name was later changed to Home & Garden Division.
|1972-1977||Anna Mae Wightman|
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