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Waiting for help; Bill McLachlan and George Hawkins (right); of Orangeville; stand on car under Yonge St. bridge near O'Keefe Centre. Ted Presley; 16 (left) didn't bother waiting and abandoned truck he had been driving. He and Larry Willard; London; Ont.; pushed cars out of the water. John Richards; who works at nearby post office on Front St. said he was glad he started work in the afternoon because he wouldn't get paid overtime to sit and wait for a ride. Open in full size

Waiting for help; Bill McLachlan and George Hawkins (right); of Orangeville; stand on car under Yonge St. bridge near O'Keefe Centre. Ted Presley; 16 (left) didn't bother waiting and abandoned truck he had been driving. He and Larry Willard; London; Ont.; pushed cars out of the water. John Richards; who works at nearby post office on Front St. said he was glad he started work in the afternoon because he wouldn't get paid overtime to sit and wait for a ride.

Picture, 1974, English

Waiting for help; Bill McLachlan and George Hawkins (right); of Orangeville; stand on car under Yonge St. bridge near O'Keefe Centre. Ted Presley; 16 (left) didn't bother waiting and abandoned truck he had been driving. He and Larry Willard; London; Ont.; pushed cars out of the water. John Richards; who works at nearby post office on Front St. said he was glad he started work in the afternoon because he wouldn't get paid overtime to sit and wait for a ride.

Picture, 1974, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Storms - Canada - Ontario - Toronto - 1981 - 1986

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0015410f