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A Record Crowd; estimated at close to 40;000; packed Exhibition park yesterday for the 20th annual Rosary Sunday Holy Hour. Here 550 girls from St. Joseph's College school present the heart-shaped Living Rosary. This annual event; sponsored by the Holy Name Societies of the Archdiocese of Toronto; is believed to be the largest service in English-speaking Canada. Before the service began; some 6;000 youths from 100 parishes took part in a parade; accompanied by bands which wee cheered enthusiastically by the huge crowd. Open in full size

A Record Crowd; estimated at close to 40;000; packed Exhibition park yesterday for the 20th annual Rosary Sunday Holy Hour. Here 550 girls from St. Joseph's College school present the heart-shaped Living Rosary. This annual event; sponsored by the Holy Name Societies of the Archdiocese of Toronto; is believed to be the largest service in English-speaking Canada. Before the service began; some 6;000 youths from 100 parishes took part in a parade; accompanied by bands which wee cheered enthusiastically by the huge crowd.

Picture, 1963, English

A Record Crowd; estimated at close to 40;000; packed Exhibition park yesterday for the 20th annual Rosary Sunday Holy Hour. Here 550 girls from St. Joseph's College school present the heart-shaped Living Rosary. This annual event; sponsored by the Holy Name Societies of the Archdiocese of Toronto; is believed to be the largest service in English-speaking Canada. Before the service began; some 6;000 youths from 100 parishes took part in a parade; accompanied by bands which wee cheered enthusiastically by the huge crowd.

Picture, 1963, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Churches - Roman Catholic - Miscellaneous (1 of 2 files)

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0111057f