Monday, November 19, 2012


Dec. 22, 1984 vs. Boston.

Japan Camera failed to pay for NHL logo rights in this Mike Palmateer ad.


Opening night Oct. 10, 1981. I was there.

Conn Smythe with one of his jockeys.


Dec. 1, 1971 vs. St.Louis.

Article on the Marlies and their coach Gus Bodnar.

Ad for the short-lived Bobby Orr's Pizza Parlor.


March 22, 1967 Eddie Shack on the cover.

Leafs vs. Habs. Six weeks away from a Toronto Cup win.
Cool ad for Eaton's featuring Gordie Howe.

Friday, November 9, 2012


December 9, 1961
Article on the new Hockey Hall of Fame building at the CNE in Toronto.


February 21, 1961.

York Peanut Butter ad.

Tuesday, November 6, 2012


Early March 1958. First round Marlboros OHA playoff game against St.Catherines.

Marlies with Carl Brewer and Bob Nevin upset the heavily favoured Teepees of Stan Mikita, John McKenzie.

Leaf defender Jim Thomson for McKinnon Fuels

Tod Sloan advert for Beehive corn syrup.


March 10, 1956. Ron Stewart on the cover.

Sweet advert for Philco televisions.

Monday, November 5, 2012


March 3, 1951. Howie Meeker on the cover.

Lineup against Chicago including Bill Barilko who would score the Cup winner within two months and perish in a plane crash before that summer ended.

Advert for Barilko's store picturing Sid Smith, Harry Watson, Barilko, Turk Broda, Jim Thomson, Ray Timgren and Fleming Mackell.


1947/48 Ice Capades at the Gardens. Until I get a Leaf program from this year, this will have to do. It's still filled with Leaf pics and articles.

Bill Ezinicki, Pete Langelle and Syl Apps at the top. Howie Meeker, Ted Kennedy and Vic Lynn in the bottom pic.

Dapper looking Leafs Bob Goldham, Gaye Stewart, Gus Bodnar and Kennedy selling Sammy Taft hats.


Thursday, November 1, 2012


March 17, 1962. St.Patrick's Day green on the cover.

Sweet advert for Shopsy on the back cover.


January 7, 1969.


February 17, 1968. Great cover of Frank Mahovlich, signed by Rangers coach Emile Francis.


October 24, 1964. Carl Brewer, Camille Henry & Johnny Bower.