Soldiers’ Pie Feast

During the summer of 1915, soldiers stopped in Clarkson for rest and medical inspection on their way from the Niagara region to the train in Toronto and embarkation for Europe. The women of Clarkson under the leadership of the Women’s Institute provided a lunch of pie and coffee. A little school room was used to prepare the lunch and relays of girls and women were organized to take care of the serving.

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