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Old Posted Nov 20, 2017, 9:56 PM
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Originally Posted by Docere View Post
Small population, late start, liberal immigration policy, doesn't border Mexico.
Agree with all of that except for late start. Canada has been an immigrant nation right from the get go. We brought in 400,000 immigrants in 1913. Large scale immigration to Canada isn't a recent development.
World's First Documented Baseball Game: Beachville, Ontario, June 4th, 1838.
World's First Documented Gridiron Game: University College, Toronto, November 9th, 1861.
Hamilton Tiger-Cats since 1869 & Toronto Argonauts since 1873: North America's 2 oldest pro football teams
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