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Catalog Number 2012.43.27
Object Name Booklet
Title 1960 Torch Yearbook
Date 1960
Year Range from 1960.0
Year Range to 1960.0
Description "The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XXVII 1960" The booklet is beige with an illustration of a hand holding a red torch. The Legion crest is in red at the top of the cover. At the bottom of the cover is a quote "They Served Till Death - Why Not We?". On the back cover there is an ad for John Sutherland and Sons Insurance. The booklet is 48 pages and is filled with Legion related articles and ads from local businesses.
Page 1: Branch 257 Executive
Page 3: "The Padre" by Padre Crawford Smith
Page 5: Greetings from the President
Page 7: "Our New Building"
Page 9: "Guelph History" by A. Leone Hinds
Page 11: Image of Col. John McCrae Lounge and Silver Cross Women Executive
Page 13: Brief Highlights of the McCrae Branch
Page 15: Continued from page 13
Page 19: "43rd Battery C.F.A."
Page 21: Continued from page 19
Page 23: Continued from page 21
Page 25: Wishes from Mayor and Council
Page 27: Image of Legion Building and Report from Edward Johnson Chapter of IODE
Page 29: "The Redoubtable Tiger Dunlop John Galt's warden of the Forests"
Page 31: "Editorial: The Older Worker" and "The Late Edward (Ted) Denver"
Page 33: Reports from the Frederick Bond Chapter IODE and Col. McCrae Branch 257 Ladies Auxiliary
Page 35: IODE Branch Executives
Page 39: Reports from Victoria Guelph Chapter IODE, Major Robert Mutrie IODE and Branch 234 Legion Ladies Auxiliary
Page 41: Image of John McCrae
Page 43: Branch 234 Legion Executive
Page 45: Image of card and dart room
Page 47: "Quibs and Quibbles"




People Acker, Sidney
Alton, Albert
Alton, Nancy
Ambroise, Carl V.
Ashton, G.C. (Mrs.)
Beacock, Ian
Beirnes, Jerry
Bennett, J. (Mrs.)
Bone, Ralph C.
Borthwick, N. (Mrs.)
Bowman, Hazel
Bradley, Edgar
Burns, Jack
Bush, Frank (Mrs.)
Carey, Jack
Carter, Jean
Cirotto, Monte
Clark, M. (Mrs.)
Clayton, Fred J.
Clayton, Thomas
Coady, Ann
Cockburn, J.M. (Mrs.)
Cockman, H. (Mrs.)
Cockman, Harold
Cormick, H.R. (Mrs.)
Cunningham, J.D. (Mrs.)
Cunnington, Isabella
Cunnington, John
Damaren, Rita
Davidson, G. (Mrs.)
Davison, C. (Mrs.)
Demaray, R.L. (Mrs.)
Denver, Edward "Ted"
Dolby, William
Duncan, Alex
Dunlop, Tiger
Dunn, Emily
Dunn, Kenneth
Dunn, William
Eastman, A. (Mrs.)
Eastman, L. (Mrs.)
Emslie, Bill
Evans, Myrtle
Fernback, Bert
Ferris, Harold
Findlay, Anne
Fischer, Lorne
Fish, Albert
Fox, Ted
Franklin, Madaline
Freure, F.J.
Fulton, S.
Gazer, Benjamin
Gilfillan, Ross
Gordon, G.V. (Mrs.)
Gordon, Ross
Gristey, Mervyn G.
Guthrie, James
Hamill, R.L. (Mrs.)
Hanney, John
Harcourt, W.V. (Mrs.)
Hardy, Mary
Hubbard, Steve
Hutchinson, M.C. (Mrs.)
Illingworth, J.A.
Johnstone, Mrs. Gordon
Jones, Mrs. Allan
Kaine, Al
Keeling, J. (Mrs.)
Kellington, Harold
Kemp, G.C. (Mrs.)
Kennedy, A.H.C. (Mrs.)
King, Jack
Lane, Harold
Leavitt, R. (Mrs.)
Lovett, M. (Mrs.)
Mack, Mrs. H.G.
Mahon, Thomas J.
Marks, Marion
Matthews, D.J. (Mrs.)
McAninch, J.J.
McCrae, Allan
McCrae, John
McDonald, Elsie
McDonald, M. J.
McFaddin, Margaret
McGraw, Addie
McKeown, A.
McPhee, Kent
Metcalf, Frederick T.
Milne, James C.
Moffatt, Mrs. R.C.
Moon, Roy
Morris, Art
Morrison, J.R. (Mrs.)
O'Donnell, Elsie
Patmore, Kenneth
Pearce, R. (Mrs.)
Pennington, J. (Mrs.)
Pettitt, Mildred
Pickard, Mrs. N.
Pinch, Charles (Mrs.)
Price, Bert
Proctor, B. (Mrs.)
Pryor, E.J.
Rife, Mrs. Harold
Rosenberg, Max L.
Runstadtler, J.R.
Sales, John (Mrs.)
Schiedel, M. (Mrs.)
Skerritt, Stan
Skov, T. T.
Slatter, Wally
Smith, David Crawford
Smith, Harry
Smith, Mrs. M.
Spicer, J.F. (Mrs.)
Steele, Alvie
Stride, I. (Mrs.)
Turner, E.S. (Mrs.)
Wake, D.E.
Warden, Mae
Weisz, E.O. (Mrs.)
Wells, C.P.
Wells, Stan
Wood, Mrs. W.C.
Young, Edgar
Young, W.A. (Mrs.)
Ziegler, J.H. (Mrs.)
Search Terms 43rd Battery
ABCO Box and Carton Company
Albion Hotel
Allan (C.H.) Texaco Products
Allied Laboratories (Canada) Ltd.
Ambroise (J.L.) and Son
Anderson (C.) and Company
Arcade Clothing Store
Armco Canada Limited
Armet Industries Limited
Armstrong (John) Store
Arnold and Sons
B and R Motors
Baier Fuel Oil Ltd.
Barber (R.O) Ltd.
Barber Building Blocks Ltd.
Barber Glass Ltd.
Beacock and Hubbard
Beattie (Bruce T.) Real Estate
Beaver Lumber
Bennett's of Guelph
Biltmore Hats Limited
Bogue Tire and Truck Sales
Bond Hardware Company
Bongard and Company Stock Brokers
Brothers (The)
Brown's Men's Wear
Bucyrus-Erie Company Ltd.
Burnell Binding and Printing Company
Canadian General Electric
City of Guelph
CJOY
Coach House Florist
Cole Brothers Clothing and Dry Goods
Colley (T.G.) and Sons Insurance Ltd.
Cooke and Denison Machine and Tool Works
Craig (Robert L.) Flour, Feed and Seeds
Crenna (C.) Carpenter and General Contractor
Cruikshank and Company
Daymond Home Furnishings
De Lisle Brothers
Doughty-McFarlane Mill
Duncan-McPhee Interiors
E-Z-Kleen Alumaloy
Eaton's
Eileen's Flowers
Elkins Men's and Boys Wear
Expert Tire Repair
Farby (W.A.) Jeweller
Farnsworth Memorials
Ferguson's Cleaners
Fiberglas Canada Inc.
Fischer Hotels
Forsythe and Gerrie
Frid Cleaners
Gaskell's Television, Appliances and Furniture
Gift Shop of Guelph
Gilson Manufacturing Company Limited
Groat's Supply Store (Flour and Feed)
Guelph Auto Electric Ltd.
Guelph Business College
Guelph Caskets Limited
Guelph Chemicals Limited
Guelph Mercury
Guelph Motor Products Ltd.
Guelph Printing Service
Guelph Real Estate Commission
Guelph Terminal Warehouses Limited
Guelph Transportation Commission
Guelph Travel Bureau
Guthrie's Bakery
Hale's Meat Market
Hamilton-Hoffman Optometrists
Hammond Manufacturing
Hardy Motors Ltd.
Harlock-Schultz Electric Limited
Harrison Motor Service
Hart Chemical
Holden (H.S.) Optometry
Home Furniture Company
Imperial Tobacco
Industrial Acceptance Corporation Ltd.
International Malleable Iron Company
IODE
IODE - Captain Frederick Bond Chapter
IODE - Edward Johnson Chapter
IODE - Guelph Victoria Chapter
IODE - Major Robert Mutrie Chapter
Jeffery and Spence Limited Insurance
Kelly's Music Store
Kennedy's Book Store
King Edward Cabs
King Edward Hotel
Knight Lumber Company
Kresge's Department Store
Leland Electric Company Limited
Manning Motor Car Ltd.
Manor (The) Restaurant
Marsh Tire Service
Martin's Electrical Service
Mason Brothers Ltd. Volkswagen
Master Cleaners
Matthews-Wells Company Ltd.
McCrae Memorial Gardens
MacIntyre (Gilbert) and Son Funeral Home
McIntyre and Wilkie Funeral Home Ltd.
McKenzie Brothers Trucking and Excavating
McLanaghan-Wall Funeral Directors
Mercer's
Morrow (Roy J.) General Insurance
Muller Brothers
Northwest Motors Ltd.
Novelty Ticket Company Ltd.
Nunan Bookbindery
Optical Dispensary
Optical Dispensary
Parker (William) Construction
Parkview Dining Room
Parkview Motel
Peerless Machine and Tool Company
Pequegnat Jewellery Store
Pioneer Furniture
Porky's Wholesale and Retail
Powell (Charlie) Tailor
Purves (Frank) Flooring
Quarry (A.W.) Heating
Red and White Stores
Red Chevron Club
Regent Motors
Reuber (W.C.) Appliances
Robinson's Flowers
Ross (J.A.) Furniture Limited
Royal Canadian Legion
Royal Canadian Legion - Branch 234
Royal Canadian Legion - Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch 257
Royal Canadian Legion - Ladies Auxiliary
Royal Dairy
Royal Hotel
Royal Knitting Company
Ryan (G.B.) and Company Department Store
Scott's Food Market
Silver Cross Women of Canada - Guelph Branch
Smellie's Transport Ltd.
Smith's Feed Mill
Steele's Wire Springs Limited
Sterling Rubber Company
Stewart Cleaners
Sutherland (John) and Sons Limited
Sutton Steering and Collision Limited
Tamblyn Drug Store
Textile Industries Limited
Tip Top Tailors
Treanon
Union Gas
United Co-operatives of Ontario
United Co-operatives of Ontario Feed Department
United Dairy and Poultry Co-op Ltd.
Victoria Sweets
Vrooman Jewellers
Walker's Department Store
Wallace Printing Company
Watson (C.L.) and Sons
Welcon
Wellington Motors Limited
Williams - Hamilton Limited
Wolfond Construction Ltd.
Woolworth's
Worton Bakery
WPT Typesetting Limited
Young (C and F) Limited Wholesale Confectioners
Zellers
Subjects COMMERCIAL - ACCOUNTANTS
COMMERCIAL - AUTOMOBILES
COMMERCIAL - BAKERS
COMMERCIAL - BEVERAGES
COMMERCIAL - BLACKSMITHS
COMMERCIAL - BOOKSTORES
COMMERCIAL - BUTCHERS
COMMERCIAL - CASKET MAKERS
COMMERCIAL - CLEANING SERVICES
COMMERCIAL - CLOTHING
COMMERCIAL - CONSTRUCTION
COMMERCIAL - CONTRACTORS
COMMERCIAL - DAIRIES
COMMERCIAL - DEPARTMENT STORES
COMMERCIAL - DRUGGISTS
COMMERCIAL - FOUNDRIES
COMMERCIAL - FUELS
COMMERCIAL - FUNERAL HOMES
COMMERCIAL - FURNITURE
COMMERCIAL - GARAGES
COMMERCIAL - GROCERS
COMMERCIAL - HAIR DRESSERS
COMMERCIAL - HARDWARE
COMMERCIAL - HEATING
COMMERCIAL - HOTELS
COMMERCIAL - LEGAL
COMMERCIAL - LUMBER
COMMERCIAL - MILLS
COMMERCIAL - MOVING
COMMERCIAL - MUSIC
COMMERCIAL - PAINTERS
COMMERCIAL - PRINTERS/PUBLISHERS
COMMERCIAL - RESTAURANTS
COMMERCIAL - SAND AND GRAVEL
COMMERCIAL - SHOES
COMMERCIAL - SIGNAGE
COMMERCIAL - STOCK/INVESTMENT BROKERS
COMMERCIAL - TAXI
COMMERCIAL - WINE MERCHANTS
MILITARY
ORGANIZATIONS
Dimensions .1 17.5 cm w x 25.5 cm l (closed)
.1 35 cm w x 25.5 cm l (open)