The Day Albert Zeemel Shot an Elephant

This 1950s ad from the Toronto Star Weekly for Red Strap overalls featured Lee River’s Albert Zeemel, known widely at the time for his uranium discovery in Saskatchewan. The ad used a photo of Zeemel that originally ran in the Financial Post. Artwork courtesy Levi Strauss

Not many of us can claim to have immortalized an entire city, but a late member of the Lac du Bonnet community went down in history as having done just that. Continue reading “The Day Albert Zeemel Shot an Elephant”