Hougen Group

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Rolf Hougen and Santa, 1953.

Santa Claus in Whitehorse.

In 1952, Hougen's introduced Santa Claus to Whitehorse.  Rolf Hougen greets Santa in this 1953 photo.  Santa appears annually in Hougen's Toyland.

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Whitehorse Choral Society, 1953.

Whitehorse Choral Society

Whitehorse Choral Society under the direction of Morris Dean (left).  In the second row from the front on the far right is Margaret Van Dyke, the future Mrs. Rolf Hougen.  

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Radio-Electric Business, 1953.

Radio-Electric

Hougen's purchased the Radio-Electric business of George Meikle. Rolf Hougen looking at the record selection. On the wall are classical 78rpm records.