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Famous Five bids farewell to dynamo Isabel Metcalfe at Rideau Club shindig, after 20 years of service

By Shruti Shekar      

Isabel Metcalfe bids farewell to the Famous Five Ottawa foundation as she celebrates with all her friends and family during an evening shindig hosted at the Rideau Club.

OWLC's Patricia Pepper, left, with Isabel Metcalfe, House Speaker Geoff Regan, and former Sun Media reporter Susan Sherring enjoying the evening shindig. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
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OTTAWA—It was a farewell shindig Famous Five Ottawa’s Isabel Metcalfe will never forget. Nearly 150 of her closest friends, political players, co-workers, and her family members gathered at the historic Rideau Club in Ottawa on Monday night to celebrate her 20 years of service and leadership for the group. The Famous Five Ottawa foundation, named after the five Alberta women—Emily Murphy, Nellie McClung, Henrietta Muir Edwards, Louise McKenney, and Irene Parlby—who fought and won their battle back in

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