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In from the cold -- an undercover pool. During most of the year; outdoor swimming pools in Canada are as useful as snow skis in Miami-unless you happen to need a giant ice bucket for your parties. At least; that's the way pools used to be. Now comes Convertible Pools (Ontario) Ltd. with a plastic enclosure for year-round use. Yesterday; Debby Danman; 14; and friends were swimming in this pool on Pegasus Trail; Scarborough. The air inside the enclosure was 95 degrees; the water a comfortable 90. Open in full size

In from the cold -- an undercover pool. During most of the year; outdoor swimming pools in Canada are as useful as snow skis in Miami-unless you happen to need a giant ice bucket for your parties. At least; that's the way pools used to be. Now comes Convertible Pools (Ontario) Ltd. with a plastic enclosure for year-round use. Yesterday; Debby Danman; 14; and friends were swimming in this pool on Pegasus Trail; Scarborough. The air inside the enclosure was 95 degrees; the water a comfortable 90.

Picture, 1968, English

In from the cold -- an undercover pool. During most of the year; outdoor swimming pools in Canada are as useful as snow skis in Miami-unless you happen to need a giant ice bucket for your parties. At least; that's the way pools used to be. Now comes Convertible Pools (Ontario) Ltd. with a plastic enclosure for year-round use. Yesterday; Debby Danman; 14; and friends were swimming in this pool on Pegasus Trail; Scarborough. The air inside the enclosure was 95 degrees; the water a comfortable 90.

Picture, 1968, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Sports - Swimming Pools

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0098376f