Maritime History of the Great Lakes

Scanner, v. 27, no. 6 (March 1995), p. 1

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M O N T H L Y NEWS BULLETIN OF THE T O R O N T O Executive C om m ittee J. H. Bascom Jay N. Bascom David Bull Roger Chapman Lorne Joyce M A R I N E H I S T O R I C A L S O C I E T Y Editor Jay N. Bascom 100 Whitehall Road Toronto, Ont. M 4W 2C7 Capt. J. Leonard G. Tu rn er W. R. Wilson VOL. XXVII - NO. 6 MEETINGS Friday, MARCH 1995 April 7th - 8: 00 p. m. at the Museum. Alan Sykes will present a programme illustrating the transitions in the U . S. lake fleets over the 40 years from the 1950s to the 1990s. Saturday, May 20th - Annual Dinner Meeting. Please see below for details. * * * * * * * THE EDITOR'S NOTEBOOK Our February meeting was a great success. Not only was there no competi tion for parking at Exhibition Place, but the Second Annual Fun Quiz, hosted by Bob Woodcock and Gerry Ouderkirk, was very well received by all those present. The winning team was the "Can't C's", made up of Ted Greschuk, John Leonard, Jonathan Boonzaier and Bob Bush. Congratulations to the winners and thanks to the quizmasters for some challenging questions. The Annual Dinner Meeting will be held Saturday, May 20th, aboard JADRAN, which is moored on the east side of the Yonge Street slip on the Toronto waterfront. Parking isavailable in two lots just east of the ship. The bar will open at 6: 00 p. m. and dinner will be served at 7: 00 p. m. Our speaker will be Lorne Joyce and his programme will be "The Main Ducks". This will be a look at yesterday's life on the isolated mid-lake islands at the eastern end of Lake Ontario, from shipwrecks to lighthouse build ing and from harbours to fisheries. Members and guests alike should enjoy this presentation. We have managed to hold - the line on costs, so tickets will again cost just $29. 00 and guests will, as usual, be welcome. Please send your early remittance to our Chief Purser, and when paying please specify whether AFFILIATED WITH THE MARINE MUSEUM OF UPPER CANADA ISSN 0318-014X

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