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Free as a sea gull

Here’s an ad from the August 25 1931 Toronto Daily Star that featured an eventually ill-fated ship:

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The SS Noronic, the first ship listed in this ad, was destroyed in a fire in the Toronto harbour in 1949, killing at least 118 people.

Times have changed: I don’t think there would be much demand nowadays for a cruise ship voyage from Toronto to Duluth and back.

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