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Miscellaneous Local Sports and Features

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1981-1982
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W3 B3 F2
sorts to minor ball groups such as the London District Baseball Associa- tion that exist today. 'They' were the St. Thomas Optimist Club juveniles and team members got together for the first time since their playing days during a reunion at the Sheridan Inn on the weekend. • Nine of the players made it back for the reunion, almost all of the ones that are still alive today, and one came all the way from Philadelphia. The team was one of four — Talbot Club, Kiwanis and Port Stanley were the others
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St. Thomas Times-Journal
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GMD
graphic material
textual records
Date Range
1981-1982
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.9 x 13.4 cm
1 photograph : b&w ; 9.5 x 13.2 cm
1 photograph : b&w ; 13.9 x 18 cm
1 photograph : b&w ; 12.8 x 17.7 cm
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 17.8 cm
1 photograph : b&w ; 7.4 x 7.5 cm
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.3 x 16 cm
1 photograph : b&w ; 22.8 x 14.7 cm
1 photograph : b&w ; 15.8 x 22.4 cm
5 p. textual records
Scope and Content
One black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published August 11, 1981, with caption:
"Back together - The remaining members of the St. Thomas Optimist Club juvenile baseball team of 1939 and 1940 got together at the Sheridan Inn on the weekend evening for the first time since their playing days. Pictured in front row, from left, are Dick Killingsworth, a first baseman on that team[;] right fielder Ross Leakey, pitcher Doug Whistlecraft and coach Ed Saunders. Back row, from left, are catcher and team captain Jack Armstrong, shortstop-second baseman Bill Watson; second baseman Ed Claypole, pitcher Bob Bentley and third baseman Bill McArthur." (2a)
"Remember when? - Remaining members of the St. Thomas Optimist Club juveniles, who played in the St. Thomas and District Juvenile Baseball League in 1939 and 1940, held a reunion at the Sheridan Inn on the weekend. Taking a look at an old photo of the team, from left, are third baseman Bill McArthur, catcher and team captain Jack Armstrong, coach Ed Saunders and pitcher Bob Bentley." (2b)
One black and white photograph of the St. Thomas Junior Rovers soccer team as 1922 champs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published September 10, 1981 (?). (2c)
One black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published February 23, 1982, with caption:
"Umpire award winners - The St. Thomas and District Umpires' Association honored its [] top umpires of 1981 at their annual banquet held on the weekend at the Princess Avenue Labor Temple. In front row, from left, are Jane Waller, rookie of the year, western division; Paul Rabbets, co-winner of the award for contributing the most to the association, and Brian Muscat, rookie of the year, central division. Back row, from left, are Barb Reycraft, accepting for Doug Reycraft, co-winner of the award for contributing the most to the association; John steele, accepting for Gary Rabbets, rookie of the year, eastern division; Paul Gilchrist, runner-up rookie of the year; Don Carty, accepting for Ted Olczak, most valuable umpire to the association, and Bill Topping, president of the St. Thomas and District Umpires." (2d)
One black and white photograph of Adam Piotrowski (first from left), Al Jenskey (third from left) and two unidentified men used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published May 6, 1982. [Article features only Jenskey from this photograph.] (2e)
One black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published May 11, 1982, with caption:
"Avid supporters - Ron and Debbie green of St. Thomas were great fans of Gilles Villeneuve, the Canadian Formula 1 Grand Prix racer who was tragically killed in a violent accident during practice runs for the Belgian Grand Prix on the weekend. Mrs. Green is pictured above with Jacques Villeneuve, brother of Gilles, and also a race driver who plans to carry on where his brother left off in the sport." (2f)
One black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published October 28, 1982, with caption:
"Basketball entertainers coming - The fabulous Harlem Crown take on St. Thomas secondary school all-stars Friday in an exhibition basketball game at Parkside Collegiate Institute. Among them are Herb Scaife, the 6-foot-6 playing manager, an 18-year veteran of the team considered to be the clown prince of the organization, and Bobby Joe Woodson, from Oakland, Calif., who played at West Washington State. The Crown call Woodson the world's greatest dribbler, showman and comic supreme. Game time is 8 p.m. to be preceded by a students vs. staff game at 6:30 p.m." (2g)
One black and white photograph kept for reference by the St. Thomas Times-Journal, with caption:
"Bobby Joe Woodson, from Oakland, CA, played at West Washington STate. A man the Crowns call the world's greatest dribbler, showman and Comic Supreme, he will play here on the date of Oct. 29, 8 p.m." (2h)
"Herb Scaife, 6'6", is playing manager of the world famous Harlem Crowns who will be playing here on the date of Oct. 29, 8 p.m. Scaife is an eighteen year veteran of the team and is considered the Clown Prince of the organization." (2i)
Article, St. Thomas Times-Journal, August 11, 1981, "Optimist ball club champs of pre-war juvenile league". (W3_B3_F2a)
Article, St. Thomas Times-Journal, May 6, 1982, "Three local athletes to be honored". (W3_B3_F2b)
Article, St. Thomas Times-Journal, May 11, 1982, "Racing will miss Villeneuve". (W3_B3_F2c)
Article, St. Thomas Times-Journal, October 28, 1982, "Harlem Crowns cagers to entertain local all-stars". (W3_B3_F2d)
Clipping, St. Thomas Times-Journal, October 30, 1982, "It takes two". (W3_B3_F2e)
Record also includes a collection of unscanned St. Thomas Times-Journal articles relating to features on local sports, 1981-982.
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St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Sheridan Inn
St. Thomas and District Umpires Association
St. Thomas Juveniles
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Newspapers
Sports and Recreation
Baseball
Basketball
Automobiles
Soccer
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Profile Photographs, General Interest - Jim Spaeth

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September 26, 1970
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2008-01
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R12 S1 Sh6 B6 49
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St. Thomas Times-Journal
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2008-01
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Archives Storage Rm. 110
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R12 S1 Sh6 B6 49
GMD
graphic material
textual records
Date Range
September 26, 1970
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Profile Photographs, General Interest file
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w 1 p. textual record
Scope and Content
Black and white profile photograph showing Jim Spaeth, published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal on September 26, 1970. (R12 S1 Sh6 B6 49)
Clipping, St. Thomas Times-Journal, September 26 1970, advertising for a performance by Jim Spaeth at the Sheridan Inn. (R12_S1_Sh6_B6_49.pdf)
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Sheridan Inn
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
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Advertisements
Newspapers
Documents
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Profile Photographs, General Interest - J. T. Manzara

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March 21, 1974
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W12 B4 230
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Elgin County Archives
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St. Thomas Times-Journal
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2008-01
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Archives Storage Rm. 110
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W12 B4 230
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graphic material
Date Range
March 21, 1974
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Profile Photographs, General Interest file
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w ; 5.5 x 5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white profile photograph showing J. T. Manzara, of London, who was appointed general manager of Sheridan Inn. Published in the St. Thomas Times-Journal on March 21, 1974. (W12 B4 230)
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St. Thomas Times-Journal
Sheridan Inn
St. Thomas (Ont.)
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Newspapers
Hotels
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Sheridan Inn, St. Thomas

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1969-1980
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C1 Sh2 B2 F31
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St. Thomas Times-Journal
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Archives Storage Rm. 105
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Date Range
1969-1980
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St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Sheridan Inn, St. Thomas file
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15 photographs : b&w
Scope and Content
File contains black and white photographs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal articles concerning the Sheridan Inn, St. Thomas, 1969-1980.
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St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Sheridan Inn
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Newspapers
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Sheridan Inn, St. Thomas - After Renovations

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1970
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St. Thomas Times-Journal
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Archives Storage Rm. 105
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Date Range
1970
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St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Sheridan Inn, St. Thomas file
Physical Description
7 photographs : b&w ; 19 x 24 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
Seven black and white photographs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published July 24, 1970 with captions:
"The Hearth Cocktail Lounge has been enlarged in conjunction with the addition of the hotel facilities." (3a)
"Official Opening Thursday - Mayor E.O. Fanjoy officially opened the Sheridan Inn Thursday afternoon, with about 100 guests present. He praised Alan G. Cliffe, president of the company, and Vince Sheridan, vice-president, for filling a gaping hole in the city's needs. Project was begun less than a year ago, and cost about $750,000 to complete. From left are Mrs. Vince Sheridan, Mr. Sheridan, Mayor Fanjoy, Mr. Cliffe and Mrs. Cliffe." (3b)
"Future plans for the Sheridan Inn call for additions that would comprise 100 rooms in a horseshoe shape. Shown above are the block of 20 rooms at present at the site." (3c)
"The Sheridan Inn features four different styles of rooms, at varying price ranges. Shown here is the Studio A room, with deep shag rubs, twin double beds and console television." (3d)
"The Sheridan Inn's outward appearance is that of an old English Inn, although the spacious parking in lots nearby are for more modern modes of transport than that usually associated with such architecture." (3e)
"Outside catering is another of the Sheridan Inn services. A wide range of food can be transported to any function, indoors or out." (3f)
"Sheridan Inn is able to provide banquet service for large gatherings. This photograph shows a portion of the banquet room set up for a function." (3g)
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Sheridan Inn
Subject Access
Newspapers
Business and Industry
Hotels
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Sheridan Inn, St. Thomas - Architect's Design

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1970
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St. Thomas Times-Journal
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Archives Storage Rm. 105
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C1 Sh2 B2 F31 2
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1970
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St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Sheridan Inn, St. Thomas file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 25 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published March 18, 1970 with caption:"When work is completed on the Sheridan Inn Tavern, the finished product (above) will include a 20-unit motor hotel addition. David K. Richardson of London, Ont., designed the English tudor styled structure."
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St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Sheridan Inn
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Newspapers
Business and Industry
Hotels
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Sheridan Inn, St. Thomas - Culinary Competition

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1980
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2008-01
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C1 Sh2 B2 F31 5
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St. Thomas Times-Journal
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2008-01
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Archives Storage Rm. 105
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C1 Sh2 B2 F31 5
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Date Range
1980
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Sheridan Inn, St. Thomas file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 15 x 18.5 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published April 3, 1980 with caption:"Culinary Winners - Two chefs from the Sheridan Inn, St. Thomas, won bronze medals at the Culinary Arts Festival "80" sponsored by the Association of Chefs de Cuisine of London. Standing are Paul King, executive chef, who won the bronze medal for entry "prime rib" in the meat category and apprentice cook Robert Cooper who won the bronze medal for Vichysosse in the appetizer category. Also competing form the Sheridan Inn was sous chef Fida Rajani and cook Jeanette Kilbourne. Chefs from Toronto to Windsor entered the contest with over 70 entries in nine categories. The festival was held at Wonderland Gardens in London."
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St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Sheridan Inn
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Newspapers
Business and Industry
Hotels
Images
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Sheridan Inn, St. Thomas - Grand Opening

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1969
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2008-01
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C1 Sh2 B2 F31 1
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Elgin County Archives
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St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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St. Thomas Times-Journal
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2008-01
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Archives Storage Rm. 105
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C1 Sh2 B2 F31 1
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graphic material
Date Range
1969
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Sheridan Inn, St. Thomas file
Physical Description
5 photographs : b&w ; 13 x 19 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
Five black and white photographs used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published Novwember 13, 1969 with captions:
"Dining Excellence - Here is a view of the King Arthur's Court dining room at the Sheridan Tavern, which marks its official opening today." (1a)
"Personal Service for Patrons - Hostess Florence Macdonald welcomes patrons to the Sheridan Tavern. Doctors and other "on call" can leave their names with the hostess and telephone calls and special messages will be promptly passed along." (1b)
"Hearth Room - The Hearth Room, located on the second floor of the Sheridan Tavern, acts as a lounge where diners may meet friends and enjoy refreshments before dinner." (1c)
"Exterior View - Shown in the above picture is the recently renovated exterior of the new Sheridan Tavern, which marks its official opening today. Construction was undertaken by Tamblyn Pritchard Construction Co. Ltd. of London." (1d)
"Balcony View - Shown in the above picture is a view from the balcony, looking down onto the King Arthur's Court dining room, the main dining room of the Sheridan Tavern. It is equipped with wall-to-wall red carpeting, Tudor silverware and black upholstered chairs." (1e)
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Sheridan Inn
Subject Access
Newspapers
Business and Industry
Hotels
Images
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Sheridan Inn, St. Thomas - Hospitality

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1972
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2008-01
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C1 Sh2 B2 F31 4
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Elgin County Archives
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St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
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St. Thomas Times-Journal
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2008-01
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Archives Storage Rm. 105
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C1 Sh2 B2 F31 4
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Date Range
1972
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Sheridan Inn, St. Thomas file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 18 cm
Scope and Content
Black and white photograph used in St. Thomas Times-Journal article published March 8, 1972 with caption:"All About Serving - The entire service and hostess staff of the Sheridan Inn are in the process of taking a 12-week course in hospitality service, offered by the training in business and industry service of Fanshawe College. The course is aimed at improving and perfecting the technique of making customers happy and satisfied. Waitress, Mrs. Bill Cundy (standing, left) pours wine for Bernie Bree, superintendent of Food Management program at Fanshawe College, while Mrs. Phillip Rayner serves a dinner to Don Noble, co-ordinator of continuing education in business and industry. Gerry Hyde, city director of personnel and labor relations, seated, watches."
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Sheridan Inn
Subject Access
Newspapers
Business and Industry
Hotels
Images
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St. Thomas Times-Journal newspaper articles relating to the Sheridan Inn, St. Thomas

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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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textual records
Date Range
1969-1970
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
Box 202, File 37
R10 S5 Sh2 B4
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Elgin County Archives
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Elgin County Vertical File Collection
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Item
Accession Number
2008-01
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Archives Storage Rm. 110
Storage Location
Box 202, File 37
R10 S5 Sh2 B4
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textual records
Date Range
1969-1970
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Name Access
St. Thomas Times-Journal
St. Thomas (Ont.)
Sheridan Inn
Subject Access
Newspapers
Business and Industry
Hotels
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