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The 100-foot fall is indicated by dotted line. A well-dressed woman about 35 plunged to her death 100 feet from the Bloor St. viaduct into Rosedale ravine today. She was seen to leap over the parapet by Henry Goble. There was no identification papers in her purse, only a few cigarettes and some car tickets, stated P.S Herbert Rehill. The woman was dressed in a blue tailored coat with velvet collar, a one-piece dark mauve dress, a black felt hat with black shoes, and flesh-colored silk hose. Her body was taken to the coroner's building. She was wearing a gold wedding ring with the initials G.D. engraved on the inside and the date Dec. 24, 1927. Open in full size

The 100-foot fall is indicated by dotted line. A well-dressed woman about 35 plunged to her death 100 feet from the Bloor St. viaduct into Rosedale ravine today. She was seen to leap over the parapet by Henry Goble. There was no identification papers in her purse, only a few cigarettes and some car tickets, stated P.S Herbert Rehill. The woman was dressed in a blue tailored coat with velvet collar, a one-piece dark mauve dress, a black felt hat with black shoes, and flesh-colored silk hose. Her body was taken to the coroner's building. She was wearing a gold wedding ring with the initials G.D. engraved on the inside and the date Dec. 24, 1927.

Picture, 1945, English

The 100-foot fall is indicated by dotted line. A well-dressed woman about 35 plunged to her death 100 feet from the Bloor St. viaduct into Rosedale ravine today. She was seen to leap over the parapet by Henry Goble. There was no identification papers in her purse, only a few cigarettes and some car tickets, stated P.S Herbert Rehill. The woman was dressed in a blue tailored coat with velvet collar, a one-piece dark mauve dress, a black felt hat with black shoes, and flesh-colored silk hose. Her body was taken to the coroner's building. She was wearing a gold wedding ring with the initials G.D. engraved on the inside and the date Dec. 24, 1927.

Picture, 1945, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Bridges - (Bloor St) Prince Edward Viaduct

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0109617f