Clipped From The Chilliwack Progress
Treasurer fur Half a Century. It is indeed a rare occurrence when a man occupies any public ofiice continuously continuously for half a century, but such ;.s the record thut Thomas Crawford, Treasurer of Bosanquet township, has made, having recently completed fifty continuous years in that position. During all of that lung period he has retained the f u 11 - est confidence of the officials and J people of the township, ami of other communities with whom his business brought him in contact, and there hi;s passed through his hands without without the loss of a cent the sum of over 730,000. When he assumed tho ollii - e u great majority of the present residents of the township had not yet been born. While Mr. Crawford was going on in the even tenor of his way, faithfully discharging year alter year the. duties of his comparatively comparatively humble position, some of the most important events in modern history were transpiring elsewhere.