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Nym Lake, Ontario, about 1958

Bill and Margaret Dobie, Klaus Prufer, about 1958.

Klaus Prufer (left) with Bill and Margaret Dobie at Nym Lake. Klaus was a printer at the Atikokan Progress for several years. A year or so after this photo was taken he moved to Vancouver where his brother lived. He built a sailboat, got married, and he and his wife sailed the boat part way to Hawaii but they were swamped in a storm but rescued. Klaus was murdered in Nanaimo, BC. in October 1970.


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