Story Me

Stories and More from the People of Kingston and Frontenac County

We had a curfew; we had to be in our rooms by 10 o’clock [even though] we were teachers, responsible for a number of children.

Interview with Mabel Lowther

March 2, 2018

Mabel Lowther tells us about her experiences in Summer School at Queen’s University in Kingston in 1948, after her first year as a teacher in North Bay.

Goodwin House at Queen's University

Her stories of social life in residence at Goodwin House include curfews, dances, and how she met her future husband, Lew.