Langley Advance Throwback Thursday: Enter our weekly contest

Suggest a photo caption for an historic local photo and be eligible to win a restaurant gift card.

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Each week, Langley Advance readers are invited to submit a suggested caption – factual or funny – for the historic Langley picture published in the paper July 13, 2017. Submit through story link below. One lucky reader wins a gift certificate from the Cora restaurant on the Langley Bypass.

Last week’s photo (July 6, 2017) was of the Grade 11 boys at Langley Junior and Senior High, and is dated 1950. The photo is from Bob Hansen who grew up here and later became Surrey’s fire chief. Hansen is shown in the back row in the checkered shirt.

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Winner Matt Hills: Grease tryouts.

Ashley: “Okay, are we done here? We’ve got stuff to do.”

Jane Mason: “Here are the finalists for the Dirty Dancing auditions.”

D.A. Turgeon: What? No girls will stand with us?

Click HERE to submit your suggestion for the July 6, 2017 photo.

Contest rules:

Preference is given to Langley residents. Entrants must be 19 or older. The winner will be selected by arandomdraw of all entries. The contest is not open to employees of the Langley Advance nor Black Press.

Winner will be notified by email and must pick up the prize as offered at the Langley Advance office, 6375202ndStreet.

The Langley Advance reserves the right to reject entries deemed unsuitable, libelous or otherwiseobjectionable.Please keep entries suitable for a family newspaper.

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