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Archive for January 2014

Who Manufactured this Ball Glove?

We are looking for more information about a recent donation. We know very little about this ball glove. Can you tell us who manufactured the glove, in what era was it used, was it for children or adults? We can be reached via email, with “Attention Peter” in the subject line or call the Hall…

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Resolved: King Edward School Hockey Team Photo

  Edited February 17, 2014. Thanks to a Peterborough Examiner article from March 7, 1952, we now know the names of everyone in the photo. You can see the updated photo here.     [hr] Original Post: January 28, 2014 We would appreciate hearing from anyone who can help us identify the 5 unnamed players…

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Do you know these players from Whelco Wheelers?

We would like to identify four members of the Whelco Wheelers hockey team. Maybe you can tell us what year the photo was taken. We can be reached via email, with “Attention Peter” in the subject line or call the Hall Of Fame, 705-743-6897.

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Nick Ritchie’s Top Prospects Sweater on Display

  We invite you to come to see Nick Ritchie’s sweater now on display just inside the front lobby doors of the Peterborough Memorial Centre. On January 15, 2014 in Calgary, Alberta Peterborough Petes forward Nick Ritchie represented the OHL in the BMO CHL/OHL Top Prospects game playing for “Team Cherry”. Ritchie was one of…

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Eric Cornel’s “Top Prospects” Sweater on Display

Take time to drop in to the Peterborough Memorial Centre to see Peterborough Petes team member Eric Cornel’s game-worn “Top Prospects” sweater. The BMO CHL/OHL Top Prospects game was held in Calgary, Alberta on January 15, 2014. Cornel, one of 40 CHL players chosen by the 30 NHL clubs to play in the Prospects Game,…

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Remembering Herb Warr

The Peterborough & District Sports Hall of Fame and the community have lost a good friend. Herb Warr an Honoured member of the Hall of Fame passed away Thursday, January 2, 2014 at the age of 90 . Herb was born in the small community of Westwood, Ontario (east of Peterborough). He served in the…

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