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    androiduk's My Toronto

    TORONTO The Good has long past. Regards, J T
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    Toronto | L-Tower | 204.82m | 58s | Cityzen | Daniel Libeskind

    TOTAL SCREW-OVER of THE O'KEEFE CENTRE. 30
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    androiduk's My Toronto

    AMBIVALENce REIGNED as to just what I was to actually reference there, was it to be a takeaway on the Avalon Peninsula, NF Town site; the spotty Package Delivery from/of our National Mail Carryor; singly, orboth; could/should/would we be within a Constitutional Crises Possibility; Who knows -...
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    androiduk's My Toronto

    "Come From Away". Good description of all mail. androiduk. More "Come By Chance" than anything else? Regards, J T
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    Evocative Images of Lost Toronto

    "Is that a stack of raw pics, or the albums containing them?" steveintoronto. No, they are the actual books, original publications, not copies. Many moons ago, a Mounted Galbraith pic I had bought at auction, I "Debuted" here , with the aid of Fearless Leader - Mustapha, it being that of The E...
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    Evocative Images of Lost Toronto

    Water towers, upon a building and/or water within below ground reservoirs, one and only function was that of Fire Protection; parapet walls also are a Fire Protection attribute, especially between joined buildings; Ontario Fire Code - each foot of height, rates at one hour protection. Do bear in...
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    "I almost posted some info prior, then hesitated" Something attuned to "The Postman not only...

    "I almost posted some info prior, then hesitated" Something attuned to "The Postman not only never rang twice", but never "rang" at all; as their employees poured ..... (Read, and was in Total Shock, in a then daily news paper!) Regards, J T
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    Toronto | L-Tower | 204.82m | 58s | Cityzen | Daniel Libeskind

    "L is for Libeskind now." Truly a kind of Monument for not only libes, butt the contractor and some/all the condo board. Regards, J T
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    Evocative Images of Lost Toronto

    "Correct URL is https://archive.org//" DSC. Of "coarse" it is. J T
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    Evocative Images of Lost Toronto

    " the Humane Society used to have their building before the big move to River and Queen. Was it Wellesley?" Yes, s/s mid-block. (Don't know about now, but check-out as to what happened re Labour Relations between their Management and The Union members; nothing HUMANE.) Regards, J T
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    Evocative Images of Lost Toronto

    "Here's where you can find various Toronto City Directories online" Anna. Well aware of not only that site, but also internearchive.org however, you may recall that I am a Hard Copy Collector - rather static at 70 feet, although varies due to sell-offs and aquasitions - better copies or for...
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    Toronto | L-Tower | 204.82m | 58s | Cityzen | Daniel Libeskind

    "I'm sure someone has already said it, but it doesn't look like an L anymore!" To the contrary - heLL. Regards, J T
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    Evocative Images of Lost Toronto

    "There was the remnants of a dairy downtown somewhere, I can't recollect right now, it was in the rear of buildings in the western core, a concrete block building where the horses were stalled." steveintoronto. MIGHT'S TORONTO CITY DIRECTORY 1950: 281A College Street. (rear) City Dairy...
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    Toronto | L-Tower | 204.82m | 58s | Cityzen | Daniel Libeskind

    "Beyond that @J T CUNNINGHAM needs to explain." Edward Skira. NEVER look a Gift Horse in the mouth.
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    Toronto | L-Tower | 204.82m | 58s | Cityzen | Daniel Libeskind

    "Oh, well, that clears everything up then " The TEETH (read MOUTH) are at the Other End. J T
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    Toronto | L-Tower | 204.82m | 58s | Cityzen | Daniel Libeskind

    GENTLEMEN, We can't fight in here; this is The WAR ROOM! _______________________________________________________________ It all has to do with the teeth of a horse and the results thereof not heeding the admonishment. Regards.
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    Toronto | L-Tower | 204.82m | 58s | Cityzen | Daniel Libeskind

    "Shocking. I can't imagine what the owner occupants must feel about what the ended up getting, vs., what they were told/sold on." Christopher Brown. .................................L-Tower & Co - meet EDWARD PLUNKETT TAYLOR.
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    Spellin mistake: (Four Seasons on Avenue ........Roaf) Regards, J T

    Spellin mistake: (Four Seasons on Avenue ........Roaf) Regards, J T
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    Evocative Images of Lost Toronto

    "Guns in Canada" Prof Goldie. Cannot find any mention of the Club, MIGHT'S, 1899 or 1903; BELL Telephone Directory, 1906; The Torontonian Society Blue Book and Club List, 1921. (They could have been an off-shoot of either Rosedale Golf, before their removing to Bedford Park, or the Toronto...
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    Evocative Images of Lost Toronto

    "No, 154 Front is on NORTH side of Front - the white 'shapes' are in the former TTC yard south of Front " DSC. ORIGINAL QUESTION: "What are all those white topped vehicles near Front & Sherbourne?" jaborandi. ORIGINAL FIRST PART of ANSWER: PARKING for Gray Coach Lines. ORIGINAL SECOND PART of...

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