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Keeping a lively step to tune of popping fire-crackers; a Chinese dragon hops through a tour of Toronto's Chinatown yesterday; as Metro's Chinese community celebrated its New Year. Gifts of food and money were left for the dragon outside business establishments in area. Members of Edmund Burke Society were on hand; by invitation; after Maoists threatened to disrupt the celebration; but there were no incidents and the New Year started auspiciously. Open in full size

Keeping a lively step to tune of popping fire-crackers; a Chinese dragon hops through a tour of Toronto's Chinatown yesterday; as Metro's Chinese community celebrated its New Year. Gifts of food and money were left for the dragon outside business establishments in area. Members of Edmund Burke Society were on hand; by invitation; after Maoists threatened to disrupt the celebration; but there were no incidents and the New Year started auspiciously.

Picture, 1971, English

Keeping a lively step to tune of popping fire-crackers; a Chinese dragon hops through a tour of Toronto's Chinatown yesterday; as Metro's Chinese community celebrated its New Year. Gifts of food and money were left for the dragon outside business establishments in area. Members of Edmund Burke Society were on hand; by invitation; after Maoists threatened to disrupt the celebration; but there were no incidents and the New Year started auspiciously.

Picture, 1971, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Toronto - Foreign - Chinese - up to 1979

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0112459f