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45 files, last one added on Oct 15, 2016
Album viewed 606 times

Mr Baggs


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Alan "Daddy" Baggs, Founder of the Optimists.

"Baggs was the kind of man everyone would naturally call "Mister." He commanded respect and led by example."

8 files, last one added on Apr 28, 2019
Album viewed 207 times

Al Lavigne


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Al played baritone in Optimists until, I believe, 1963. Al Passed away Dec 16 2000.

4 files, last one added on Oct 26, 2006
Album viewed 223 times

Al Miller


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5 files, last one added on Oct 23, 2016
Album viewed 161 times

Al Morrison


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During the late 50s and early 60s Al marched with the Toronto Optimists and, later, with the Canadian Commanders. He also instructed a number of corps in the Toronto/Hamilton area. Most recently, Al played mellophone in the Alumni Corps. He passed away on March 24th, 2006.

7 files, last one added on Feb 11, 2014
Album viewed 236 times

Andy Henderson


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3 files, last one added on Mar 26, 2016
Album viewed 164 times

Bernie Beer


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2 files, last one added on Jul 28, 2006
Album viewed 192 times

Bogo Avsec


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5 files, last one added on Dec 15, 2008
Album viewed 201 times

Brian Byrne


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13 files, last one added on Mar 18, 2017
Album viewed 318 times

Carol Munro


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12 files, last one added on Sep 21, 2012
Album viewed 270 times

Clare Reid


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6 files, last one added on Jan 05, 2016
Album viewed 155 times

Dave Barrett


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2 files, last one added on Jan 23, 2006
Album viewed 226 times

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Al Tierney (1977)444 views
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Ron Chong, Joe Gianna and Gary Corbett (Waterloo, 2005)43 views
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Al Miller (Fenelon Falls, 2010)183 views
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Brian Byrne162 views
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Roman Perohanycz (1961)155 views
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Gary Corbett at the end of solo in "The Party's Over" (Waterloo, 2005)715 views
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Len Perrin and Warren Mills dressed for the Lotto 649 Promo (2004)228 views

Last additions - Those who have gone
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Mr Baggs in his All-American Judges uniform (Falconer, NY, 1962)26 viewsApr 28, 2019
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Don Daber with a Pepsi and a De La Salle Button 41 viewsApr 15, 2019
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Young Don Daber32 viewsApr 15, 2019
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A Very Young Don Daber27 viewsApr 15, 2019
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Don Addressing the corps (Corps Banquet, 1963)31 viewsApr 15, 2019
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Don Daber (Reunion, 1998)35 viewsApr 15, 2019
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Don Daber's BIG Membership card, signed by all the corps members (1960)47 viewsApr 05, 2019
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Don Daber with his BIG Membership card (1960)50 viewsApr 05, 2019