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1930s

Henry Horning

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(1892-1978) A Toronto physics teacher and principal; Society Treasurer for 30 years; recieved the Service Award in 1960.

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Horning, J. Henry
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Lachlan Gilchrist

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(1875-1962) Assistant Professor of Physics at the University of Toronto; Society President (1934-35).

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Gilchrist, Lachlan
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Robert Meldrum Stewart

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(1878-1954) Dominion Observatory Director (1924-46); Society President (1924-25).

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Stewart, Robert Meldrum
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Arthur Covington

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(1913-2001) Canada's first radio astronomer; RASC Honorary President (1986-89).

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Covington, Arthur E.
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Kenneth Wright

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(1911-2002) DAO Director (-1976) and Society President (1964-66).

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Wright, K.O.
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Walter Jackson

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(1880-1962) A specialist in terrestrial magnetism, and President of the Society (1922-23).

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Jackson, Walter E.W.
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Andrew Hunter

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(1863-1940) President of the Society (1926-27).

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Hunter, Andrew F.
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Fred Williams

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(?-?) Member of Vancouver and Victoria Centres, received the Society's Service Award in 1974.

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Williams, Frederick R.
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Helen Hogg

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(1905-93) A well-known DDO astronomer (specializing in globular cluster variables) and popularizer of astronomy. She wrote an astronomy column in The Toronto Star for 30 years. Served as President (1957-58) and Honorary President (1977-81) of the Society.

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Hogg, Helen S.
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Alice Douglas

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(1894-1988) Professor of Astronomy and Dean of Women at Queen's University (1939-63). She studied Physics under Sir Arthur Eddington and later wrote his biography. President of the Society (1943-44) and founder of the RASC Kingston Centre in 1961.

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Douglas, Alice V.
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