Pier Park pool, June 25, 1941. The back of the image states, “These bathing beauties of the St. Johns district were among the hundreds of persons who jammed Pier park pool Monday afternoon when most of the city tanks were closed for cleaning and refilling.” 19 more words
“It’s beginning to look like I’m not going to get The Tonight Show…”
Among a handful of standard, fallback jokes for the (temporarily) floundering late night talk show host – at least for as long as I’ve observed the form – is some variation of the following: any viewer who is still up and watching TV at this ungodly hour of the night has to have at least a little something wrong with him/her. 2,972 more words
The McTavish Reservoir certainly has a colourful history.
For instance, the now defunct Montreal Star reported on Aug. 1, 1907, that one Hyolan Hansen Schwart was caught washing his dog in the city’s principal source of drinking water. 540 more words