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  • Kelly Tackaberry-Flight
    May 01, 2013 - 20:15

    Great story!

  • Linda
    May 01, 2013 - 00:30

    We are very proud of you Uncle Carl. Great work. You are a very inspirational person to me. Lots of Love being sent home to you from us. Love Linny, Ben and Dylan.

  • heber slade
    May 01, 2013 - 00:12

    way to go carl

  • Shirley Flight
    April 30, 2013 - 22:30

    A big congratulations to Carl Legrow!The Telegram should be very proud of him and honored to have such a dedicated employee.It's nice to see that Carl has gotten some well deserved recognition for his dedication to his job.Way to go Carl! Great job!Proud of you.

  • JP
    April 30, 2013 - 19:19

    What a great news story. Heartwarming to see someone so dedicated

  • Karen LeGrow
    April 30, 2013 - 17:32

    Way to go Carl ....you're an inspiration to all.Congratulations.

  • April LeGrow
    April 30, 2013 - 17:21

    Good job Uncle Carl! You make our family proud!

  • Sharon LeGrow
    April 30, 2013 - 17:05

    So proud of you Carl... I know Mom and Dad are both smiling down on you!!! xo

  • seanoairborne
    April 30, 2013 - 14:30

    Are you sure he got only one penny a copy way back when?I had thirty customers when I delivered papers for the Telegram way back in the early 60s and we got 15 cents a copy for the weekend edition and 8 cents for the daily.Just wondering!

  • JUST SAYING
    April 30, 2013 - 13:17

    They don't make them like Carl LeGrown any more. Pity!

  • Joanne
    April 30, 2013 - 12:31

    Good job, so proud of you, Carl. You deserve a pat on the back for dedication and hard work. Should be .more out there with your attitude

  • Lisa
    April 30, 2013 - 12:01

    Great job Uncle Carl! It was such a thrill to see you on the front page of the paper today. Now everyone knows what your friends and family have known for years; that you are a very hard worker and a great man. So very proud of you!

  • Nellie Ash
    April 30, 2013 - 11:49

    Congratulations, Carl !! I remember when you started selling the papers in front of Woolworth's many years ago. You are an inspiration to people everywhere ! Your cousin, Nellie

  • Joanne
    April 30, 2013 - 11:22

    Congratulations on a job well done Carl!! I don't think most people would have stayed at a job that long, especially one that keeps them outdoors in our Newfoundland weather for so long a period of time. I am not a customer of your's, but I do hope to continue seeing you on Water Street. Keep up the great job.

  • Good Job
    April 30, 2013 - 09:19

    Now, if only half the public servant types working at Atlantic Place, like the School Boards and Courts, had the same work ethic...... Hope they learn something from him as a constant reminder on their doorstep.

  • jackie
    April 30, 2013 - 08:45

    great story Andrew

  • Cheryl
    April 30, 2013 - 08:18

    Good job Uncle Carl, your family is proud of you!

  • Good story
    April 30, 2013 - 08:18

    Now that's dedication. A few people could learn from him.

  • Calvin Powell
    April 30, 2013 - 08:10

    Finally, a good NEWS story, about a person who sells the NEWS. His work ethic is exemplary. That is a message we all can only to strive for.

    • Gerard Hayes
      April 30, 2013 - 11:01

      I used to buy my Telegram from Carl when I worked downtown. That was over 20 years ago. It's good to see Carl is still in good health and still faithfully delivering his papers. Congratulations, Carl!!