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Gastown Merchants' Association

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Gastown Merchants' Association

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The Gastown Merchants' Association was founded in 1973 for the promotion of the Gastown shopping area and was involved in the development of the Vancouver Farmers' Market and the annual bicycle race. Al Bowen served as Vice-President and then President of the Association.


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