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You think kids are too closely guarded nowadays? Read this story about a 12-year-old girl hitchhiking to Wpg. Beach in 1945!

Winnipeg Beach circa 1945

By FREDA GLOW
A recent article in the paper caught my eye. It was about a Winnipeg woman who was scolded by Child and Family Services for allowing her two children aged seven and three years old, to go shopping at the bake shop around the corner.