Auditorium, Cleanup Feature [Unpublished]
Photo caption accompanying the four photos in article: "Patrons of the Kitchener Memorial Auditorium leave something to remember them by after each game. Boxes of litter left by 7,000 fans after a senior OHA playoff contest are pictured at top [see 53-4369_008 for closest version]. The litter totals approximately 1,000 pounds. The photo at left [53-4369_001] shows Walter Koebel (left) and Bernard Riley who have about three miles of seats to clean. The picture at right [53-4369_004] shows George Bartell (left) and Edward Perchaluk clearing debris in the corridors in between periods. Over 100 items of personal belongings are left behind in a week. In the lower photo [53-4369_005] Maureen Douglas of the office staff checks over the accumulation in the hope of finding some clue of ownership."
Image of three staff members sweeping and piling boxes of garbage. One of them has a cigarette in their mouth.
Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff.
53-4369_001, 53-4369_004, 53-4369_005 and a photo missing from enveloped appeared on Page 15 of the Saturday, March 28, 1953 edition of the newspaper as part of photo feature titled "After You've Gone..."
Kitchener-Waterloo Record Photographic Negative Collection
1 photograph : b&w copy negative ; 8 x 10 cm
Waterloo (Ont. : Regional municipality)
University of Waterloo Library. Special Collections & Archives. Kitchener-Waterloo Record Photographic Negative Collection. Auditorium, Cleanup Feature [Unpublished]. 53-4369_008.