The Canadian Press

1997-10-25 | McRae-Medals

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A Toronto businessman who had never heard the poem "In Flanders Fields" paid 400 thousand dollars for four medals awarded to First World War poet John McCrae. Forty-four-year-old Arthur Lee came to Canada when he was 12 and said he planned to donate the McRae medals to the McRae House Museum in Guelph, Ontario.

Date: 1997-10-25
Placeline: Toronto, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 12 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << I do feel that it's a duty every comedian that we should take some responsibility whether you're rich or your poor and we should really conjugial back then when we got out of the country back to the country itself >>

Clip ID: 19971025CPCN001