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(1918-) Professor of Mathematics at McMaster; Hamilton Centre member and founder of the planetarium at McMaster.

(1910-60) DAO astronomer and Victoria Centre member.

An active Ottawa Centre member and visual discoverer of four comets. He received the Chant Medal in 1979.

(19??-) A school principal and charter member of the Calgary Centre. Received the Service Award in 1971.

(1851-1947) An early member of the Society and an accomplished observer. Society President (1918-19).

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

(1936-1999) An active observer and Edmonton Centre member; received the Chant Medal in 1959 at age 23.

A Kingston Centre member and active variable star observer. Chilton Prize 1979. Chant Medal 1986.

A longtime Ottawa Centre member, Librarian, eclipse chaser and meteor observer. Service Award 1980.

(18??-19??) Society President (1908-09).