Treasures of the CNE: Memorabilia and Tales from the Canadian National Exhibition (Paperback)
One of the leading collectors of memorabilia from the Canadian National Exhibition tells the stories of "The Ex". Celebrating a joyful feature of our country's heritage, the full-colour photos of the author's extensive collection of cherished memorabilia from the CNE bring to life a bygone era. Anecdotes from fellow fans of Canada's great fair evoke a simpler time when CNE treats cost just pennies, when admission to the fair was a quarter and when the country fell in love with Marilyn Bell as she completed her historic swim across Lake Ontario to Toronto's shores, and into our hearts. Treasures of the CNE will give readers a chance to reminisce and enjoy tales of the fair's music, sports, events and amusements from days gone by.