Photo of Comet Meier (1978f) taken May 10.78 by Jack Newton of the Toronto Centre using his 32-cm (12½") f/4.6 reflector and a 20-minute exposure on 103aF film. A short tail nine minutes long is just visible.
This photo was published in the National Newsletter, June 1978, page L33.
Supernova Wild in NGC 4490, photographed by Jack Newton of Victoria Centre. This prediscovery photograph (by 17 days, on March 29.24) was taken through Mr. Newton’s 40 cm f/5 reflector on Ektachrome 400, and shows the magnitude 14.8 supernova immediately to the right of the galaxy’s nucleus on the evening of 29 March 1982.