Kids Say the Darndest Things
Walkerville Times visited Ms. Arya's Gr. 3 Class at King Edward
School in Walkerville recently, and quizzed the students about local
Who was Hiram Walker?
And, Who lived in Willistead Manor?
We think you'll enjoy their responses.
Hiram Walker is the captain of Detroit,
or he is a pilot. I think that a lady lives in the Willistead Mansion.
She is old, with white hair, with blue eyes. She wears a pink dress.
Her name is Rose from the Titanic. She is very pretty.
Hiram Walker is a man that made wine and
Hiram Walker opened a wine store. I think the Prime Minister lived
I think Hiram Walker was the principal
of Walkerville High School. I think the person that lived in Willistead
was Henry Ford.
Hiram Walker was a Prime Minister who died
100 years ago. He is nice.
I wish he were still alive so I could figure out who he is. An old
lady lived in Willistead. I don't know who she is.
Hiram Walker was Prime Minister. A rich
guy lived in Willistead.
I think Hiram Walker invented beer and he
died 100 years ago. I think the Prime Minister lived in Willistead
Hiram Walker is the owner of Hiram Walker
on Riverside Dr. And I know that David's dad worked at Hiram Walkers
on Riverside. I also know that he has seven children. I think Hiram
Walker's workers live in Willistead Manor.
Hiram Walker is the person that created
Walkerville High School. And then when he died the people that helped
him named it after his last name. His last name is Walker.
Hiram Walker is the boss of the Walkerville
church. I think that Ms. Arya lived in that mansion. Ms. Arya is
my teacher. She must have lived there with her family. She lives
there because she is really small.
Hiram Walker is a very very important man
because HE IS RICH! He is the KING of Windsor and Kingsville.
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