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Image of 1971.47.2.7 - Newspaper

1971.47.2.7 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury 1954 Progress Edition, January 30, 1954. The paper is seven sections, the first two sections the regular news while the other sections are part of the Progress edition. The paper is incomplete with one section of the Progress Edition missing (Section D). .1 Section 1 of the paper with a blue cover with an image of Guelph with hands superimposed over the image. The title is "1954 Progress edition - The Future of Guelph is in Our Hands". This section covers the news of the day. Pages 1 - 12. .2 Section 2 is a continuation of the news of the day. Pages 13 - 28. .3 Section 3 - First section of the Progress edition with a collage of photos on the front cover. pages A1- A16

Image of 2012.43.28 - Booklet

2012.43.28 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XXVIII 1961" 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 44 pages and is filled with Legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Branch 257 Executive Page 3: "Saved For What?" by Padre Crawford Smith Page 5: President's message Page 7: "The Poppy" Page 9: Continued from page 7 Page 11: "A Challenge to the Legion" Page 13: Conti

2016.47.1 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury Progress Edition, Tuesday March 1, 1966. The paper is six sections with the first section mainly covering the day's news and then the following five sections (sections A-E) looking at Guelph's progress and business. The front page of section 1 has a colour zodiac ring with a map of Ontario in the center with Guelph highlighted. In the upper right corner is an illustration of a satellite. The title reads "It's been a great year and in '66 Guelph Means Business." Index with names and search terms in the media section Section 1 (pages 1-26): The section is 26 pages and contains the current news both locally and abroad. The headline on page 3 (front page excluding cover) is

2002.62.3.2 - Newspaper

The Guelph Daily Mercury Progress Edition, 1962. The paper has two sections. .1 Front section with headline "Opportunity Unlimited Guelph". This section is sixteen pages and has the photos of the Mayor and City Council on the front. .2 The second section has a pink cover page with "Mayor Officially Starts Mercury's New Presses" and "Guelph Junction Railway Continues to Pour Money Into Municipal Treasury" No of Pages: 36

Image of 2012.43.29 - Booklet

2012.43.29 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XXIX 1962" 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 44 pages and is filled with Legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Branch 257 Executive Page 3: "Givers" by Padre Crawford Smith Page 5: President's message Page 7: Wishes from Mayor and Council Page 9: "It Shouldn't Happen To A Dog" Page 11: Continued from page 9 Page

Image of 2013.55.2 - Yearbook

2013.55.2 - Yearbook

Yearbook "The Central Comet - 1965" for Centre Senior Public School, Guelph, Ontario. The cover of the yearbook is black with grey type and a grey partial drawing of a school building. The yearbook consists of 83 pages. Image of the Canadian flag and a poem about it, page 2 The Central Comet staff for the yearbook, page 3 List and picture of the staff members for Central School in 1965, pages 4-5 Image and remembrance of Mrs. E. Scott, page 6 Message from the principal, Mr. C. Allen, page 7 Message from the vice- principal and the director, page 8 messages from the superintendent, inspector and from G.C.V.I., page 9 Messages from King George S.P.S., Waverly Drive S.P.S., John F. Ross,

Image of 2012.43.23 - Booklet

2012.43.23 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XXIII 1956" 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 64 pages and is filled with Legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Image of John McCrae Page 3: "Prepare to Move" by Padre Crawford Smith Page 5: Greetingd from the President Page 7: Wishes from Mayor and Council Page 9: In Flanders Fields poem Page 11: List of Legion Branc

Image of 2012.68.18 - Book, Year

2012.68.18 - Book, Year

94 page Central School Yearbook. Red cover with black, gold and red details. Front cover says "Central Comet 1966 Central Senior Public School Guelph - Ontario." The date is enclosed in a striped box of black red and gold near the bottom. In the center is a divided red and black shield logo for the school with a torch in the center and a maple leaf at the bottom and "CSPS" at the top. The shield and the torch are gold. The back cover is a black printed advertisement for John Sutherland and sons. Inside front cover has an advertisement for Guelph Hydro and Brown's Sports Store, where the back is for Guelph City Council. The first page is dedicated to a message from the board of education. The

Image of 2012.4.3 - Book, Year

2012.4.3 - Book, Year

Guelph Biltmore "Mad Hatters" Year Book for 1972-1973. Black, red and white cardstock covers, front has black and white photo of a hockey game under "Guelph Biltmore" title in red. The Year Book price is on the front cover at the bottom as well as team name in white with black outline "Mad Hatters." Back of book has a full page of individual black and white photos of the team members for those years, 25 in total. Program has 36 pages with majority of pages dedicated to advertisements, pages 1-4 and 7-10 are identical as are 25-28 and 33-36. Player information on the left surrounded by ads opposites manager or larger player biographies on the right side pages throughout the book. Inside cove

1971.47.5.6 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury 1956 Progress Edition, February 26, 1957. The paper is 80 pages. .1 Section 1 of the paper with an image of a man pouring molten metal into a mold over an aerial view of the city. This section covers the news of the day. Pages 1 - 12. .2 Section 2 is a continuation of the day's news. Pages 13-20. .3 Section 3 - first section of the progress Edition with images of different churches with the title "Silent fingers pointing to heaven". Pages A1 - A16 .4 Section 4 - second section of the progress edition with a large ad for the Board of trade on the front. Pages B1 - B16 .5 Section 5 - third section of Progress Edition. The title is "Guelph: The Royal City of Oppor

Image of 1986.15.12 - Program

1986.15.12 - Program

Program for the Dedication Service of Guelph Odd Fellows Temple, June 9th, 1962. Rectangular white cardboard cover with printed black lettering and a b/w photograph of the temple on the front cover. Inside pages are glossy white paper with printed black text. Contents include: a discussion of the purpose of the dedication ceremony; those members on the dedication staff; a brief history of Off Fellowship in Guelph and its four lodges; a list of its business patrons; and those individuals serving on the dedication committee. Front Cover has a b/w photograph of the temple in the center. Printed above and below it: "DEDICATION SERVICE / GUELPH / ODD FELLOWS TEMPLE / -o- SATURDAY, JUNE 9th, 1962

Image of 2012.43.27 - Booklet

2012.43.27 - Booklet

"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

Image of 2012.43.24 - Booklet

2012.43.24 - Booklet

"The Torch: Colonel John McCrae Memorial Branch Yearbook, Vol. XXIV 1957" 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 60 pages and is filled with Legion related articles and ads from local businesses. Page 1: Image of John McCrae Page 3: "The Future" by Padre Crawford Smith Page 5: Greetings from the President Page 7: Wishes from Mayor and Council Page 9: Home of the McCrae Legion Branch Page 11: List of Legion Br

Image of 1993.36.1 - Guide, Street

1993.36.1 - Guide, Street

Street Guide for City of Guelph, 1955. A small book listing streets, businesses etc. The exterior cover is blue and the interior is cream coloured paper with black ink. Printed on cover in blue print: Guelph Coat of Arms with text::" ..City of Guelph.. Street Guide / Price 35 cents". On page 3, it notes that this street guide "is sponsored by the Guelph Police Association 1955 with the support of our advertisers. / (COPYRIGHT) trademark of Typographical Union Label, Guelph." On page 103 is a list of street names proposed to have their names changed by City Council after May 1956. Illustrations: Advertisements/Printed No. of pages: 112

1991.48.23 - Book, Year

Torch Yearbook Volume XX, 1953. This is the Col. John McCrae Memorial Branch publication with a yellow cover with a hand holding a flaming torch. The inside covers and the back cover have ads from local businesses. The first page has a photo of John McCrae. The book contains a few other images, some meorials and articles about the happenings of the Legion Branch and its members throughout the year. The book is also filled with ads from local businesses.

1980.114.99 - Newspaper

Daily Commercial News and Building Record, January 8, 1965. The issue is all about the City of Guelph and on the cover is "This is Guelph in 1965" with an aerial shot of the University and an aerial shot of downtown. The pare is 48 pages in length.

1971.47.4.6 - Newspaper

Guelph Mercury 1956 Progress Edition, February 25, 1956. The paper is 88 pages. .1 Section 1 of the paper with an image of a fortune teller with a crystal ball looking into Guelph's future on the cover. This section covers the news of the day. Pages 1 - 12. .2 Section 2 is a continuation of the day's news. Pages 13-24. .3 Section 3 - first section of the progress Edition with images of different entrances to places in Guelph with the title "Through These Doors". Pages A1 - A16 .4 Section 4 - second section of the progress edition with a large ad for the Board of trade on the front. Pages A17 - A32 .5 Section 5 - third section of Progress Edition. The title is "Guelph: The Roy

Image of 2013.55.4 - Yearbook

2013.55.4 - Yearbook

Yearbook "The Central Comet - 1966-67" for Centre Senior Public School, Guelph, Ontario. The cover of the yearbook is black with red, cartoon like writing and small yellow stars. The yearbook consists of 100 pages. Message from the Guelph District Board of Education for the City of Guelph, page 1 Message from The Central Comet staff titled "Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow", page 2 The staff of th Central Comet, page 3 Message from the staff and other local schools, pages 4-5 Image and message from the Prime Minister, L. B. Pearson, pages 6-7 List of Grade 8 students from 1965-66 who won awards, page 8 Images and names of the students, pages 9-47 Images from around the school, pages 48-49

Image of 2015.64.2 - Folder

2015.64.2 - Folder

File folder of loose clippings that were found in scrapbook 2015.64.1. The clippings relate to buildings and churches and schools in Guelph. Most of the clippings date from the 1950s and 1960s. See container list for full list of clippings

1977.83.6 - Directory

City of Guelph and District Business Directory, 1953-1954. The directory has a brown cover with black type and a green maple leaf. At the bottom is a calendar for 1954. On the back cover there are ads for local businesses and emergency phone numbers. Inside the pages are white and laid out alphabetically with each letter representing a different trade (e.g. A for Aluminum awnings and windows, Appliance, architect, etc.). Each letter has several pages. One side of the page has ads while the other side is lined so that specific names and phone numbers can be written in.