The old Post Office presently houses the Wingham and District Museum and a day-care centre.
snowbanks along the mainstreet got to be so big that an
archway was cut in one of them, between the street and
the sidewalk, in front of the post office. A picture was
taken of this and published in the Jubilee Herald-Advance,
so that people could cut it out and send it to relatives
and acquaintances living in less heroic climates, in
England or Australia or Toronto. The red-brick clocktower
of the post office was sticking up above the snow and the
two women were standing in the archway, to show it was no
"I could not see the time on the
blurry moon of the post-office clock."