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The ferry is running; at last and stranded tourists wave and cheer at Port aux Basques; Nfld.; yesterday.  The first car to board the ferry was that of George Winchester (right) of Hamilton; Ont.; and his passengers; Edna Watt; behind him; and Mr. and Mrs Walter Simpson; left; of Yorkshire; England; it feels great; just great; Winchester said; I just cant' believe it after being marooned here so long. They were among 1;500 who boarded the first ferry. Open in full size

The ferry is running; at last and stranded tourists wave and cheer at Port aux Basques; Nfld.; yesterday. The first car to board the ferry was that of George Winchester (right) of Hamilton; Ont.; and his passengers; Edna Watt; behind him; and Mr. and Mrs Walter Simpson; left; of Yorkshire; England; it feels great; just great; Winchester said; I just cant' believe it after being marooned here so long. They were among 1;500 who boarded the first ferry.

Picture, 1973, English

The ferry is running; at last and stranded tourists wave and cheer at Port aux Basques; Nfld.; yesterday. The first car to board the ferry was that of George Winchester (right) of Hamilton; Ont.; and his passengers; Edna Watt; behind him; and Mr. and Mrs Walter Simpson; left; of Yorkshire; England; it feels great; just great; Winchester said; I just cant' believe it after being marooned here so long. They were among 1;500 who boarded the first ferry.

Picture, 1973, English

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Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Strikes - Canada - Newfoundland

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0016064f