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Johnny with his dog Rusty sharing ice cream
July 27 1950

In 1950 there was quite a heat wave in Edmonton and the caring citizens of the community left plates of water out for any animal that was in need. It was this caring attitude that led young Jimmy to share his ice cream with his puppy. The boy and his puppy send a message of love, trust and sharing.

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