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"J. Percy Page." The Albertans: One Hundred People Who Changed the Province. 2nd ed. Ken Bolton, 53-55. Edmonton: Lone Pine Publishing, 2005.

AB: Chronicles the life of teacher and basketball coach J. Percy Page who taught commercial education in the Edmonton school system for 40 years then began coaching an all-girls' basketball team, the Edmonton Commercial Graduates Basketball Team in 1914. After the team dissolved in 1940, Page went on to become principal of the commercial section at Victoria Composite High School and also became house leader for the Alberta Progressive Conservative Party, later being appointed lieutenant-governor of Alberta in 1959 where he would continue to serve till his retirement in 1966.

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