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When I was born, well, quite a while ago, R.B. Bennett was Prime Minister of Canada, Herbert Hoover was President of the U.S., Ramsay Macdonald was Prime Minister of the U.K., Simon Fraser Tolmie was Premier of B.C., and Louis Taylor was Mayor of Vancouver, my natal city.