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MEN OF' CANADA.

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W.M. SPENCER HARRISON,
l\I.D., C.M., Brantford, Out.,

was born in Milton, Halton County, on
the loth of August, 1863. He received
his education at the public school in
Milton, «'aterdown High School, and
Hamilton Collegiate Institute. He re-
ceived his professional education at
Trinity Medical College, Toronto, and
graduated in 1883 as M.D., C.M., with
first-class honors. His father, who is
still living (1891), is in his 84th year,
and one of the oldest settlers of Halton
County. Dr. Harrison spent his early
life on his father's farm. He commenced
the practice of his profession at Cooks-

ville, County of Peel, where he remained two years. In 1887 he went to Europe, where he visited the large hospitals in England and other countries. On re-turning he began practice in the city of Brantford, where he has already acquired a large patronage. He is a member of Brant County Medical Association, an enthusiast in his profession, and well read in medical science. Dr. Harrison was married on the 6th of August, 1884, to Emma Bertha Skirrow, of Toronto. He is a member of the Methodist Church, teacher of a Bible class, and a member of various benevolent societies.

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