Please Walk on the People

Please Walk on the People

Please Walk on the People
Document: From an original copy of Toronto Life Magazine
Date of document: March, 1974?
Author article: Ron Haggart
Document provided by: Don Lomax, 204 Lakeshore
Provenance: From the collection of Ted English
Digitized by: Ted English

 

Save Island Homes Booklet

Save Island Homes Booklet

Document: “Save Island Homes” Booklet
Prepared and Published by: Toronto Island Residents Association (TIRA)
Author of text: Freya Godard
Date of document: April,1974
Designed & Printed at: The Coach House Press
Original document provided by: Elizabeth Amer with assistance of Peter Holt.
Provenance: From the collection of Ted English
Digitized by: Ted English

The Island – A Literary Guide

The Island – A Literary Guide

The Island – A Literary Guide

Provenance: From the collection of Ted English
Digitized by: Ted English
Document: Book – From an original edition of the book
Details of the publication: https://books.google.ca/books?id=p3EfAQAAIAAJ

“Toronto: A Literary Guide”
Date of Document: 1999
Author: Greg Gatenby

The Island -A Literary Guide.pdf

The worst I’ve seen it

The worst I’ve seen it

Posting: The worst I’ve seen it:flooding forces City to shut down popular Toronto Islands

Provenance: From the collection of Ted English
Digitized by: Ted English
Document: Newspaper website. From the website of The National Post
Date of document: 05-19-2017
By-line: None stated
Images by: Nathan Delette, The Canadian Press

The worst I’ve seen it.pdf

Farewell To Arms Dinner Programme, WIA, 1946

Farewell To Arms Dinner Programme, WIA, 1946

Farewell To (W.W. II) Arms Dinner Programme

  • Created by:  The War Effort Group, WIA
  • Date:  1946-07-31
  • Provenance:  An original programme of “Farewell To Arms Dinner Entertainment and Dance” hosted by the Ward’s Island Association to honour Ward’s Island residents who served their country 1939-1945.  Document donated by Miriam Loheed, who served as a WREN
  • Digitized by: Ted English
  • Notes: Programme includes Ward’s Island Honour Roll

See also:
http://tihp.torontoisland.org/toronto-island-history-project/wia-military-honour-roll/


WARD’S ISLAND ASSOCIATION UNDER THE AUSPICES OF THE WAR EFFORT GROUP
“Honour to whom Honour is due”
“FAREWELL TO ARMS”
Dinner
innen
ENTERTAINMENT AND DANCE
in the Clubhouse
WEDNESDAY EVENING, JULY 31, 1946, AT 1830 HOURS
PROCEEDINGS
SOMEONE WROTE SOME TWO HUNDRED AND FIFTY YEARS AGO:
“God and Soldiers we adore
In time of danger not before The danger passed and all things righted
God is forgotten and the Soldier slighted”
IN APPRECIATION OF A JOB WELL DONE WE GREET YOU AND WELCOME YOU HOME
War Effort Group: MRS. SINCLAIR, MRS. COLEMAN, MRS. STEIN, Miss FOWLIE
OPENING ODE
ABIDE WITH ME Abide with me; fast falls the eventide;
The darkness deepens; Lord, with me abide; When other helpers fail, and comforts flee, Help of the helpless, O abide with me.
LAST POST
One Minute Silence — In Honour of Our Fallen Comrades
REVEILLE
GRACE
DINNER
Toast HIS MAJESTY THE KING
Toast
ARMED FORCES Proposed by WM. SCEVIOUR, Pres., W.L.A. Response by CAPT. COLIN BLAVER, M.C.
Address by Rev. J. C. CLOUGH
CLOSING CEREMONIES
*
INTERMISSION 15 MINUTES
ENTERTAINMENT
THIS PROGRAMME FEATURES SOME OF THE HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE SHOWS PUT ON IN YOUR ABSENCE.
1-SPECIALTY DANCE Newell Sisters (Featured dancers from the Stop and Go Show)
2-CANADA’S Top ACCORDIONIST Dorothy Merrall Les Lye-Duke Russell—Chick Moore
4-HAWAIIAN DANCERS Marge Smythe-Shirley McKay-Joan Crowley
Jonni Marshall-Elizabeth McColl
5-CANADA’S NIGHTINGALE OF SONG Pat Bailey
(Popular Radio Star)
6GOOD, GOOD, GOOD Wilma Stein-Don Russell
CORDIONIST Dorothy Merrall
8_WITH ‘ER ‘EAD TUCKED UNDERNEATH ‘ER ARM ……Les Lye -Jack Russell
9-SONGS Pat Bailey
10-
IJANCE Newell Sisters
W CIL
I ULUI
CTURES….
United Nations Revue
WARD’S ISLAND HONOUR ROLL
ALLEN, GERALD A. AMOS, ROBERT B. ANDERSON, JOHN R. ARMSTRONG, FRED R. BARR, HARRY SBESLEY, GORDON W.
BLAVER, COLIN A. BRADLEY, JACK C. BROWN, DOUGLAS A. $BYE, GEO. ALLAN
CARLISLE, DONALD CARMICHAEL, DOROTHY J. CARPENTER, JOHN S. CHOATE, CLARE E. CHOATE, JOHN J. CLINCKETT, FRED H. CoOPER, RoBT, WM. DALE, LEIGHTON J. DAVIS, EDWARD DAVIS, EVANS R. DAVIS, RICHARD T. DAVIS, J. E. (PAT) DEDMAN, ARTHUR M. *DODD, BLACHFORD F.
DREW, RONALD DUNFIELD, S. “Ross” H. Esson, F. W. FIDLER, DON. R. FRASER, ED, D. GAY, ARTHUR MAC. GREER, J. H. GUEST, JACK S. GRASS, F. C. GRASS, H. HANGER, CLIFFORD L. HARMAN, FRED W. HARWOOD, CHARLES D HENDERSON, R. GRANT HENDERSON, WM. B. HEWITT, ERNEST C. HILLOCK, CHAS. A. HILLOCK, FRANK W. HOPMANS, C. CLIFFORD JACKSON, J. LLOYD KENNEDY, DEAN R. KERR, DONALD KIMBER, E. GEORGE
KNIGHT, EDWARD C. KNOX, DAVID G. KNOX, R. M. (Peggy) LAPP, PHYLLIS E. LAWSON, FRANK C. LAWSON, NEIL C. LAWSON, GRAHAM G. LEONARD, CHAS. JOHN LEVOIR, LIONEL LIVINGSTONE, HARRY LOGAN, JACK LOHEED, GORDON F. LOHEED, MIRIAM J. LUDLOW, HARRY Ť. LYE, LESLIE E. LYON, TED E. SMACGREGOR, G. H. MINCHIN, F. H. I. MOHUN, GERALD J. MOORE, CHAS. WM. MOTTRAM, GEO. FRED MULLINGER, H. HUGH MUNDY, A. BRUCE MURPHY, PHILIP R. MURPHY, ROWLEY W. MCAREE, JOHN R. MCCLURE, ALLAN S. MCCONNELL, JACK W. MCCONNELL, WM. W. K. MCGIBBON, JAMES MCGILL, R. L. MCKNIGHT, JACK D. NAYLOR, H. ALLAN SNAYLOR, RALPH E.
NAYLOR, MARION A. PARKINSON, DONALD PINNOCK, Ross C. POCOCK, GERALD Pocock, HUBERT J. Pocock, J. L. POCOCK, N. O. Pocock, ROSAMOND PROWSE, DONALD F. PESTELL, G. W. RANDALL, DOUGLAS RANDALL, W. BRUCE SREA, JOHN
REA, WILLIAM C. REDFORD, RICHARD W. ROACH, H. J. F.
ROBINSON, K. DOUGLAS RUSSELL, BRUCE G. RUSTON, GORDON B. SANDERSON, J. WILFRED SANDERSON, W. DOUGLAS SCOTT, DOUGLAS B. SEED, BEVERLEY SEED, NEAL P. SHAW, W. GORDON SHIELS, GEORGE N. SHIELS, W. JACK SINCLAIR, ALECK J. SINCLAIR, ED. G. SMITH, GEORGE E. SMITH, JACK SMITH, Roy G. SMYTH, R. C. M. SMYTHE, JAMES M. SOCKETT, J. C. STEIN, GORDON W. *STURGEON, RALPH R.
SULLIVAN, CHAS. J. SULLIVAN, L. AUSTIN SULLIVAN, RAY G. SWAIN, BEN. SWAIN, JACK U.
TARSEY, GEORGE TASKER, WM. TITUS, ERNEST J. *THOMPSON, FRANK W.
VALE, BRUCE W. VALE, NORMAN VANDERVOORT, W. MARSHALL VAUGHAN, KENNETH L. SVAUGHAN, Ross G.
WARD, JACK WARD, OPAL I. WARD, WILLIAM E. WARREN, MILTON E. WHITTEN, JACK WILLIAMS, BETTY WILLIAMS, DOUGLAS M. WILLIAMS, JACK L. WILLIAMS, W. R. WILSON, EDWARD A. WINSLOW, IAN WITHROW, DONALD F. WITHROW, JOHN B. WOLFRAIM, JACK WRIGHT, T. ALLAN WRIGHT, JAMES H.
†Died of injuries
ŠKilled in action
“Lord God of Hosts, be with us yet, Lest we forget — lest we forget!”

Joys of island Living

Joys of island Living

Joys of Island Living

Provenance: From the collection of Ted English
Digitize by: Ted English
Document: Publication not determined. (Name clip!) From an original page of document
Date of Document: Not determined –approximately 1968
Bi-line Don Cossley, Columnist
Notes: If anyone has knowledge of the suicide referred to in the article, please advise in “Comments.”

Joys of Island Life (1 of 2).pdf

Joys of Island Life (2 of 2).pdf

Shivering? That’s For City Folk

Shivering? That’s For City Folk

Shivering? That’s For City Folk

Provenance: From the collection of Ted English
Digitized by: Ted English
Document: From the website of the New York Times newspaper, Text reformatted
Date of document: 01-16-2018
By-line: Catherine Porter
Images by: Aaron Vincent Elkaim, for the New York Times

Shivering That’s For City Folk.pdf

The Last Tent Dwellers on Toronto Islands

The Last Tent Dwellers on Toronto Islands

The Last Tent Dwellers on Toronto Islands

  • Created by: From the website of the “Torontoist”
  • By-Line: Kathleen McDonnell
  • Date: 08-22-2017
  • Provenance: Assembled by Ted English
  • Notes: Chris Gay, Fifth St., Ward’s Island

A Building Boon Hits the Toronto Islands

A Building Boon Hits the Toronto Islands

A Building Boon Hits The Toronto Islands

  • Created by: The Globe and Mail
  • By-Line: Jane Gadd
  • Date: 04-23-2004
  • Provenance: Assembled by Ted English
  • Notes:

Toronto Islands resident to row across Atlantic

Toronto Islands resident to row across Atlantic

Toronto Islands resident to row across the Atlantic

  • Created by: Globe and Mail
  • By-line: Ian Merringer, Special to the Globe and Mail
  • Photogrph by: Fernndo Morales
  • Date: 7 Jan 2011
  • Provenance: Scanned and assembled by Ted English from an original copy
  • Notes:

As water encroaches, Toronto Islands are haunting

As water encroaches, Toronto Islands are haunting

As water encroaches, Toronto Islands are haunting

  • Created by:  Toronto Star
  • By-line: Peter Goffin, Staff Reporter
  • Photographs by: Rick Madonik, Toronto Star
  • Date: 21 June 2017
  • Provenance: Scanned and assembled by Ted English from an original copy
  • Notes: