R.W. HAMLIN, St. Catherines, Out.,
only son of R. S. Hamlin, vice-
,.,;--, of the Western Bank, Oshawa, was born at Buffalo, N.Y., U.S. A., on November loth, 1867. He commenced his education at the Friends College, Pickering, and finished at the British American Business
College, Toronto. On leaving college lie settled in St. Catharines, where he has since remained. He has recently gone into the manufacturing business in that city, where he is doing a successful and increasing trade, which promises to become a large industry in the near future, if a thorough acquaintance with the requirements of the trade will make it such. Mr. Hamlin formerly had a ranche at the head of the Columbia Lakes, British Columbia, which he has since sold, preferring to live in this part of the Dominion. In religion he is an Episcopalian. In politics he takes no active interest. He is a member of the Order of Select Knights. He was married at Santa Barbara, California, January 12th, 1887, to May, youngest daughter of E. Wismer, of Markham, Out.