MITCHELL H. SAUNDERS
M.H. Saunders, formerly in the jewelry trade in Winnipeg, Man., has returned to that city and resumed business there.
Source: The Jewelers' Circular - 9th September 1903
Mitchell H. Saunders, Winnipeg, in the jewelry business in Western Canada for over 36 years, died at his home on Ethelbert St. that city, at the age of 65 years. He was a native of Portsmouth, England, but was educated in Canada, leaving later to participate in the gold rush in the Klondike region. Besides being prominent in jewelry and business circles of the city for the past quarter century, Mr. Saunders was well known in fraternal circles of Canada and the Pacific Northwest, being recently elected a grand master of the Owls at the convention held in Portland, Ore. He was highly regarded among the manufacturing jewelers of Winnipeg with whom he enjoyed close association, and was also active in relieving suffering and distress in the city through his kindness and benevolence. Sisters and brothers of the deceased live in Chicago, while a nephew is attending college in Manitoba. The funeral was held from the residence in Winnipeg.
Source: The Jewelers' Circular - 4th November 1925