Randell Pope was born and raised in Grand Bank, where he owned an independent hardware store. Since he’s retired, Pope spends his time researching the personal histories of Fortune Bay, and is currently working on his second book.

The Most Interesting People In Newfoundland is a series of video profiles — one that asks fascinating people to define themselves as individuals and as Newfoundlanders. Some will be familiar, others less so, but each has a story to tell.

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