Record opening day crowd of 76,500 on warriors' day at the exhibition
[Aug 27 1923]
5 columns ; 39 x 16 cm.
Item is a newspaper clipping consisting of a 5 column article in 2 separate clippings and 1 photograph with the caption 'Dr. F. G. Banting officially opening Canadian National Exhibition.' Subheadings: 'Wheels of World's Greatest Annual Fair Officially Set in Motion on Saturday by Dr. F. G. Banting, Discoverer of Insulin.'
MS. COLL 76 (Banting) Scrapbook 1, Box 1, Page 47
Title taken from headline.
Includes extracts from Banting's speech delivered Saturday August 25th, 1923.
Includes photograph of Banting addressing the crowd.
Banting, Frederick Grant, Sir, 1891-1941Canadian National Exhibition (1923: Toronto, Ont.)