By nine o’clock, the public buildings and many large houses were illuminated all across Canada… When true darkness had at last fallen, the firework displays began; and simultaneously throughout the four provinces, the night was assaulted by minute explosions of coloured light, as the roman candles popped away, and the rockets raced up into the sky…Image: The Gargoyle blog, at the Ottawa Citizen
Thursday, July 02, 2015
Grace notes for Canada Day
Posted by Christopher Moore
has the bright idea of letting Donald Creighton describe the first Canada Day.