"Down Memory Lane" articles about Peter and Irene Belasky, June/July 1989

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Title

"Down Memory Lane" articles about Peter and Irene Belasky, June/July 1989

Subject

Peter Belasky/Irene Belasky

Description

A series of newspaper biographies on Peter and Irene Belasky of Welland and Crowland. They were well known as active citizens and successful business people. The second article focuses on Irene Belasky and her arrangement with Mayors T.H. Lewis and later Michael Perenack where they would switch jobs for the day; Irene becoming mayor for a day and the mayor working at one of her businesses for a day. The third article mentions Peter's death in 1969 and how Irene is still involved in the local community. From June/July 1989 editions of the Welland Tribune.

The people in the photo in part 2 are identified, from left to right (taken at Belasky's Bowling Alley): Mark Vaughan, Peter Belasky, C.S. Cox, Irene Belasky, Township Clerk W.P. Marshall, Chief of Police Lockhart Trinnell, R.S. Lampard, and Mayor T.H. Lewis.

Creator

David Blazetich/George Blazetich/Welland Tribune

Source

Welland Public Library Clippings Collection

Date

1989/06/23 and 1989/06/29 and 1989/07/06

Rights

David Blazetich/George Blazetich/Welland Tribune

Format

Newspaper clipping

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

Clippings cabinet – Drawer 1 – Biography – Welland (City) – Belasky family

Coverage

Welland

Files

IMG_20230425_0002 (1).jpg
IMG_20230425_0003 (2).jpg
IMG_20230425_0004 (2).jpg

Citation

David Blazetich/George Blazetich/Welland Tribune, “"Down Memory Lane" articles about Peter and Irene Belasky, June/July 1989,” Welland Public Library Local History, accessed February 25, 2024, https://omeka.wellandlibrary.ca/items/show/9861.