Monthly Archives: April 2008

More Streetcars

April 30, 2008
More Streetcars

More from Bernie’s treasure chest…. Car 212 on Chatham St., just west of Ouellette. c. 1938. A shot of car # 37 at the Car Barns on London St. (now Univeristy Ave.).

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S.W. & A. Streetcars

April 29, 2008
S.W. & A. Streetcars

As usual, thanks to Bernie and John, for digitizing the newest additions to Bernie’s collection. Car 109 or 110 according to Bernie. This car is from the 112 to 122 series.

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Open House

April 28, 2008
Open House

On a beautiful Sunday afternoon, a large number of people turned out for a chance to tour the Low-Martin house at 2021 Ontario St. With the gracious offer posted here last week, as well putting out the offer to the surrounding neighbours, a good number of people turned out for what might be your...

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Call for submissions

April 25, 2008

Leesa from Artcite has asked me to post this here. I know there are a few photographers who check in here, and I figured some might be interested in making submission as well. I plan on doing so. Submission details can be found here in this pdf flyer. o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o-o Artcite Inc. Call for Submissions:...

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Vintage Buses – III

April 25, 2008
Vintage Buses – III

Today is the last post in the painted buses series. Thanks again to John and Bernie. I know some of you liked them, and others of you didn’t. I have however (in my opinion) saved the best for last. The coolest of all the hand painted buses was hands down the CBC bus. I...

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Vintage Buses – II

April 24, 2008
Vintage Buses – II

Another collection of photgraphs from Bernie’s collection, showing more of the old hand painted advertising on the Transit Windsor fleet. Photo © Bernie Drouillard – All rights reserved Photo © Bernie Drouillard – All rights reserved

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Reminder

April 23, 2008

Don’t forget we’re having our April blogger’s meetup tonight at Taloola in old Wakerville. If you’re available, please feel free to come by. April Windsor Bloggers Meet Wednesday April 23rd Taloola Cafe 396 Devonshire Rd, Walkerville 7:00-7:30 pm start. Hope to see you tonight!

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Vintage Buses

April 23, 2008
Vintage Buses

Among the history captured by Bernie’s lens was his collection of hand painted buses, from the early 1990′s. I think I probably rode on all of them at one time or another during my High School days. Big thanks again today to John for scanning those slides and to Bernie for pulling them out....

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Vintage Fuzz

April 22, 2008
Vintage Fuzz

A double dose today. I wanted to get Darren’s update photo out, but I didn’t want it to get mixed in with these shots and overlooked. So today IM readers you get a 2-4-1 special. As always a huge thank you goes out to John & Bernie who spent a fair amount of time...

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