Princess Margaret's visit to Canada for a month. Her wardrobe made fashion news as it was studded with gems. The princess is received by government officials at Toronto city hall. A huge crowd gathered to greet her. 04 August 1958.
View above Avrocar model in Toronto, Ontario. Demonstration of behavior of air currents flowing over the model in different positions. It is achieved by placing the model on edge in wind tunnel during test with angle of attack being varied by rotation of the holding fixture.
A fashion parade of Parisian designs in Toronto, Canada. Clothes of 'trapeze' line, bold geometry and short hems are featured. Three quarter length coats, evening gowns and strapless gowns are exhibited by models. Female spectators watch the show.
A marathon swim championship held by the Canadian National Exposition in Toronto, Ontario,
Canada. Participants jump into water to start the championship. Margret Ravior of Philadelphia wins the world's 10 mile swimming classic for the third time. Spectators cheer during the competition. Mrs. Evelyn Armstong of Detroit wins the second place. May Looney of Warren is third and Dorothy Nalevaiko of Glen Cove comes in the fourth position. Margret Ravior seated after the championship.
A 15-mile Swimming Championship held at the 7th National Canadian Exhibition in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Tired contestants pulled in midway on life boats. George Samuel Blagden of Memphis, Tennessee wins the vent. He comes out of the water and smiles at the camera.
The Mystic Order of Veiled Prophets holds a parade in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Members of the Mystic Order of Veiled Prophets march in colorful costumes. Soldiers march. A Scottish band plays at the parade. Band members dressed in colorful costumes march at the parade. A man rides a motorbike.