1950s

Ralph DeLury

(1881-1956) Dominion Observatory solar astronomer; Society President (1936-37).

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Alfred DeLury

(1864-1951) U of T mathematician; Society President (1910-11).

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Andrew Thomson

(1893-1974) Director of the Canadian Meteorological Service (1946-59); Society President (1949-50).

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Franklyn Shinn

(1911-1997) Owner/operator of the Shinn Conservatory of Music; Planetarium Director at the Manitoba Museum of Man and Nature; Winnipeg Centre member; Service Award (1978); National Newsletter editor (1978-80).

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Frank Hogg

(1904-51) DAO/DDO astronomer; Toronto Star columnist; Society President (1941-42).

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Reynold Young

(1886-1977) DO/DAO astronomer; DDO director (1935-45); Society President (1932-33).

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Ruth Northcott

(1913-1969) Society President (1962-64), Journal editor (1957-69), Handbook editor (1958-70); Service Award (1967).

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John Kennedy

(1916-1999) Associate professor of physics at the University of New Brunswick and later the University of Saskatchewan. Society Secretary (1958-64) and President (1968-70). Received a Service Award in 1970.

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John Collins

(1865-1957) A 67-year member of the Society (Toronto); writer of a Toronto Telegram astronomy column (1900-48); Society Secretary (1902-17) and President (1920-21).

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Arthur Kennedy

(1880-?) A longtime Toronto Centre member and the Society's National Secretary (1935-58).

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