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Riding shotgun on $3 Billion. It took 50 trips by armored trucks to move $3 billions in stocks; bonds; gold and silver ingots; 100 yards the old main office of Royal Trust at 66 King St. W.; to new offices in Royal Trust tower at Toronto-Dominion Centre; Saturday. Security guards wish shotguns at the ready; are shown protecting a shipment of silver ingots. The transfer was completed in seven hours without incident. Open in full size

Riding shotgun on $3 Billion. It took 50 trips by armored trucks to move $3 billions in stocks; bonds; gold and silver ingots; 100 yards the old main office of Royal Trust at 66 King St. W.; to new offices in Royal Trust tower at Toronto-Dominion Centre; Saturday. Security guards wish shotguns at the ready; are shown protecting a shipment of silver ingots. The transfer was completed in seven hours without incident.

Picture, 1969, English

Riding shotgun on $3 Billion. It took 50 trips by armored trucks to move $3 billions in stocks; bonds; gold and silver ingots; 100 yards the old main office of Royal Trust at 66 King St. W.; to new offices in Royal Trust tower at Toronto-Dominion Centre; Saturday. Security guards wish shotguns at the ready; are shown protecting a shipment of silver ingots. The transfer was completed in seven hours without incident.

Picture, 1969, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Buildings - Miscellaneous - R

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0110263f