My Name is Lola

October 2, 2013|
My Name is Lola by Lola Rozsa
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This book contains the collected memories of Lola Rozsa-of her life and service to her family, her church, and her community as she and her husband, Ted, made their way from the tiny towns of the Depression-era, dust bowl southern plains of the United States to the burgeoning oil fields of 1949 Alberta. As Ted struggled to build his first seismic company, Lola raised their children in Calgary, an environment far different from the home in Texas she desperately missed. However, the values taught to her by her preacher father stood her in good stead as she immersed herself in service for her new community. For the next sixty years, as they prospered, they made Calgary their home and, along with other industry pioneers, helped to build many of the city''s enduring cultural institutions.
Lola Rozsa (1920-2012) was one of the founding members and later president of the Calgary Philharmonic Society Women''s League. She was named a Woman of Distinction in 2001, and received an Honorary Doctorate of Laws from the University of Calgary in 2002. Susie Sparks is the editor of Calgary: A Living Heritage and former Executive Di...
Title:My Name is LolaFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:336 pages, 8.9 X 6 X 1.1 inShipping dimensions:336 pages, 8.9 X 6 X 1.1 inPublished:October 2, 2013Publisher:University Of Calgary PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1552387194

ISBN - 13:9781552387191

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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