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Miscellaneous Local Sports and Features

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
textual records
Date Range
1981-1982
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
W3 B3 F2
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
W3 B3 F2
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.
Name Access
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Sheridan Inn
St. Thomas and District Umpires Association
St. Thomas Juveniles
Subject Access
Newspapers
Sports and Recreation
Baseball
Basketball
Automobiles
Soccer
Documents
Images
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Profile Photographs, Local Sports - Bill Topping

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Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1968
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C1 Sh1 B3 F1 360
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C1 Sh1 B3 F1 360
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1968
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Profile Photographs, Local Sports file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Black and white profile photograph showing Bill Topping, Umpire-in-Chief of the St. Thomas and District Umpires Association. Retained for reference by St. Thomas Times-Journal.
Name Access
St. Thomas Times-Journal
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas and District Umpires Association
Subject Access
Newspapers
Sports and Recreation
Baseball
Images
Less detail

Profile Photographs, Local Sports - Bob Berry

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives125922
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1968
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C1 Sh1 B3 F1 379
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C1 Sh1 B3 F1 379
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1968
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Profile Photographs, Local Sports file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Black and white profile photograph showing Bob Berry, Assistant Umpire-in-Chief of the St. Thomas and District Umpires Association. Retained for reference by St. Thomas Times-Journal.
Name Access
St. Thomas Times-Journal
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas and District Umpires Association
Subject Access
Newspapers
Sports and Recreation
Baseball
Images
Less detail

Profile Photographs, Local Sports - Gary Caswell

https://heritagecollections.elgin.ca/link/archives125488
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Description Level
Item
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1968
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Location
C1 Sh1 B3 F1 160
Museum / Archive
Elgin County Archives
Part Of
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds
Creator
St. Thomas Times-Journal
Description Level
Item
Accession Number
2008-01
Storage Room
Archives Storage Rm. 105
Storage Location
C1 Sh1 B3 F1 160
GMD
graphic material
Date Range
1968
Series
St. Thomas Times-Journal fonds - Profile Photographs, Local Sports file
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Black and white profile photograph showing Gary Caswell, winner of the Most Valuable Umpire Award of the St. Thomas and District Umpires Association. Retained for reference by St. Thomas Times-Journal.
Name Access
St. Thomas Times-Journal
St. Thomas (Ont.)
St. Thomas and District Umpires Association
Subject Access
Newspapers
Sports and Recreation
Baseball
Images
Less detail