Posts Filed Under: 1960s
His retail politics and "concern for the taxpayer's dollar" endeared him to the public, but Dennison increasingly found himself behind the times.
Hans Fread, Canada's first celebrity television chef, rarely kept opinions to himself.
A stubborn scrapper who declared, "If anyone’s going to stab me in the back, I want to be there."
The 1966 East York municipal election saw two female incumbents, Beth Nealson and True Davidson, run for mayor.
Resort-style relaxation by the Don Valley.
As the shopping mall marks its half-century, we look back at an earlier, groovier anniversary celebration.
The rise and fall of the stylish 1960s hi-fi manufacturer that launched the career of Peter Munk.
In light of the latest study on the Gardiner, a look at how the expressway developed.
Behind the beautiful music, Canada's first stand-alone commercial FM station experienced turbulence.
A look back at a half-century of serving Toronto commuters.
Attendees of a 1966 "Rock 'n Soccer" evening were more interested in being eight miles high than watching a rubber ball.
On the eve of 1970, the department store reflected on the state of the world.
A holiday assortment of Christmas shopping ads.
The Telegram offered plenty for families at its holiday fair in 1969, including Blinky!
In this drama, potential dangers abound!
The second-largest American burger chain sets its sights on Toronto.
Diana Carter was regarded as Canada's top female racecar driver during the 1960s.
The evolution of the legendary record retailer's advertising.