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Pan Am Games Coming Soon to Welland! July 10th - 26th 2015

The Welland Pan Am Flatwater Centre boasts almost eight kilometres of deep, placid water, making it an ideal spot for hosting fast-paced paddling sports. In fact, the name Welland comes from a Celtic word meaning “good river.” 69 more words


Rise and Fall of Pan Am Airways

When Pan Am announced transatlantic passenger service to Marseille would begin at the end of June 1939, it immediately received 500 requests for tickets. The flight to Marseille, which included an overnight stay in Lisbon, could take up to 44 hours, while the return trip might run as along as 52 hours because of headwinds across the Atlantic.

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Hershey's Milk Chocolate

My brother is incredibly talkative.  He loves to call people, and even chat on facebook (You can friend request him here), but he has a very limited vocabulary.   144 more words


Glamorous Crossing: How Pan Am Airways Dominated International Travel in the 1930s

Meredith Hindley | Longreads | February 2015 | 18 minutes (4,383 words)

In August 1936, Americans retreated from the summer heat into movie theaters to watch… 4,553 more words


OCA Releases Preliminary 2015 Race Schedule

Just before Christmas the OCA released its preliminary schedule for the 2015 season. There are some notable changes in the format of the Ontario-Cup series with some new races added and some others removed. 312 more words