20 Albert Street

For many years this landmark, Territorial Headquarters for The Salvation Army, was central to the territory and the work of The Army. It was the place where we went to enter Toronto Temple as well. With an auditorium that could seat near 1400 it was a gathering place for many events. I just happened to…

History on a clipping

Found this recently and was delighted to see evidence of work done many years ago. And there’s Dad standing in the front row – a real leader – a man with an eye to the future with a tremendous understanding of the present. Not many people come along who have that ability is what I…

The Corps Picnic 1910

Off to the picnic – a photo from another day and time. Imagine heading off to the corps picnic, band leading, in uniform, with the folks of the corps loaded on horse drawn wagons! I guess the wagons are an early version of the yellow school bus. I know our next door neighbour in Calgary,…