Monday, March 21, 2011

Why Wait For Spring ( you don't have to , It Is Spring)

                              First Day of Spring,.Mother Nature Cooperates in Montreal (sort of) Snowfall Warning Called Off.......I'm sure you will all be sipping a beverage on the outdoor patios in no time.

MONTREAL - Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning for Monday in the Montreal and Laval region, estimating 4 centimetres of snow is expected to fall on the first full day of spring.

The forecast says: “A low pressure system from the Great Lakes will reach extreme southern Quebec late in the day Monday. Snow will begin in the morning and taper off in the evening. The heaviest snowfall is expected in the afternoon.”

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Les F said...

GEORGE G BLACKBURN ( Who Was He You Ask) Well he wrote the ....
..."Why Wait For Spring -?-Do It Now " remember that ad from the early 60's ? maybe late late 50's ,.... I have tried to find a copy of the old ad,but have not found one yet....just old silly trivia /stuff from (I hope Glenn's not but it was from 40-50 years ago.......hahahaha
George G. Blackburn, M.C. enjoyed a varied career as a newspaper reporter, civil servant, radio producer, documentary scriptwriter, playwright, lyricist, composer and writer. He was a member of the Canadian Armed Forces during World War II and was awarded the Military Cross. His personal accounts of his experiences as a soldier in World War II--Guns of Normandy Guns of Victory, and Where The Hell Are The Guns?--have made a significant contribution to Canadian military history. His books have received the Ottawa Citizen Book of the Year Award (1996), the Edna Staebler Award for Creative Non-Fiction (1996), and the C.P. Stacey Prize (1996/97). Mr. Blackburn died in Ottawa on November 15th, 2006 in his ninety-first year

--------------------------------------------------------------------------------Cheers !! HF&RV.

Les F said...

This link takes you to a Montreal GAzette ad by a construction firm using the Govt's Why Wait for Spring ,Do it Now,.incentive plan.
Cheers !! HF&RV