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A toast to fifth anniversary of new heart. Perrin Johnston, 59, who received a new heart in a three-hour operation at St. Michael's Hospital on Nov. 17, 1968, was toasted by members of his family last night at an annual party held by the hospital. With Johnston, centre, are from left: his son and daughter-in-law, Bob and Luce, his wife, Meg, and daughter Suzan and her husband Sig Gerber. More than 900 people attended party held in Four Seasons-Sheraton Hotel. Johnston has worked - full time since 1970. Open in full size

A toast to fifth anniversary of new heart. Perrin Johnston, 59, who received a new heart in a three-hour operation at St. Michael's Hospital on Nov. 17, 1968, was toasted by members of his family last night at an annual party held by the hospital. With Johnston, centre, are from left: his son and daughter-in-law, Bob and Luce, his wife, Meg, and daughter Suzan and her husband Sig Gerber. More than 900 people attended party held in Four Seasons-Sheraton Hotel. Johnston has worked - full time since 1970.

Picture, 1973, English

A toast to fifth anniversary of new heart. Perrin Johnston, 59, who received a new heart in a three-hour operation at St. Michael's Hospital on Nov. 17, 1968, was toasted by members of his family last night at an annual party held by the hospital. With Johnston, centre, are from left: his son and daughter-in-law, Bob and Luce, his wife, Meg, and daughter Suzan and her husband Sig Gerber. More than 900 people attended party held in Four Seasons-Sheraton Hotel. Johnston has worked - full time since 1970.

Picture, 1973, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Johnston; Charles Perrin

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0058171f