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1990s

Raymond Auclair

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(1952-) A longtime unattached member of the Society, and organizer of the 1989 General Assembly.

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Auclair, Raymond
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Franklin Loehde

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(1936-) A longtime Edmonton Centre member and Society President (1982-84).

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Loehde, Franklin C.J.T.
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John Percy

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(1941-) A longtime professor of Astronomy at U of T Erindale, well known for his work in variable stars and astronomy education. Society President (1978-80), and Observer's Handbook editor (1971-81). Recipient of the RASC Gold Medal in 1962 and Service Award in 1977.

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Percy, John R.
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Lloyd Higgs

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(1937-) Radio astronomer, JRASC Editor (1976-80), Society President (1988-90).

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Higgs, Lloyd A.
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Ray Thompson

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(1923-) An accomplished observer and member of the Toronto Centre; recipient of the Chant Medal in 1967.

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Thompson, Ray R.
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Jack Locke

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(1921-2010) Radio astronomer and President of the Society (1972-74).

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Locke, Jack L.
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Isabel Williamson

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(1907-2000) An active member of the Montreal Centre and the driving force behind the observing programs there from the 1940s through the 1960s.

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Williamson, Isabel K.
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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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Peter Millman

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(1906-90) Dominion Observatory/NRC astronomer with an interest in meteors; RASC President (1960-62).

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Millman, Peter M.
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Cyril Clark

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(1912-) Treasurer of the Society (1970-76) and Chair of the Property Committee (1972-77).

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Clark, Cyril G.
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