Toronto Sketches 7: The Way We Were (No. 7)

Toronto Sketches 7: The Way We Were (No. 7)

Mike Filey

Mike Filey is again back with one other installment within the well known Toronto Sketches sequence. Mike's nostalgic examine the city's prior combines legend, own anecdotes, and images to chronicle the lifetime of an ever-changing city.

Among the tales during this quantity, Mike appears to be like again to the advent of the "horseless carriage." He laments the lack of nice motion picture homes of the earlier - the college, Shea's Hippodrome, the Tivoli - and applauds these trying to retailer the Eglinton Theatre, and he tells the historical past of the King Edward inn because it enters its a centesimal year.

Toronto Sketches 7 is a beneficial addition to the gathering of any fan of Toronto history.

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