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Robert W. “Bob” Hainstock

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Bob Hainstock
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Journalist.

Born near Baldur, he grew up at Minnedosa where he developed an interest in writing and art.

In the 1970s, he worked as a business writer with the Winnipeg Free Press and Winnipeg Tribune, was Editor of the Manitoba and Saskatchewan Business Journals, and formed a public relations firm at Winnipeg. He served as President of the Winnipeg Press Club in 1980.

During the early 1980s, as Editor and Publisher of the Manitoba Co-operator newspaper, he researched and photographed old buildings in rural Manitoba that were published in the newspaper and later in a book that received, in 1985, a Margaret McWilliams Award.

Sources:

“Hainstock & Associates,” Winnipeg Free Press, 31 January 1973, page 59.

Advertisement, Brandon Sun, 4 April 1986, page 13.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 23 June 2014

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