0919781101 Dust jacket has numerous short tears and small pieces missing from it. Previous owner's gift inscription on on first blank page. Not a former library book. Dust jacket in a mylar protector. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Hockey heritage: 88 years of puck-chasing in...
Publisher: WDS Associates and the Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame, Regina, 1983. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good ++. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. B/W Photographs (illustrator). First Edition. 428 pages. Before there was the Sutter family in hockey there was the Bentleys - as the photo on page 330 will atest.They made the Drumheller Miners of 1938-39 famous - but they were from Delisle. Roy, Scoop, Reg, Doug and Max were known as the Quints. Oh yes !, there were also Mary and Pearl who played. If you read nothing of the Pringles, Yanowzeskis, Giokas and Dehmkes who are also featured you wouldn't be disappointed. Page 192 has a photo of someone called Gordie. The ladies and the `builders' also get plenty of mention. Page 195 is mis-bound or mis-cut but it is hardly a flaw. Plenty of b/w photos. Cond: Boards are blue, with gilt lettering - face and spine. End-papers are white. D.J. is off white with red and blue decoration. D.J. has plenty of edge wear and one nasty tear. No names or marks. Tight in binding. Decidedly collectible ! ! Quote (p. 184) : " Estevan faced the Fort William Canadiens in the western Canadian semi-final, and played seven more exhausting games to remain alive after a winning goal in the second over-time period of play in ._._._. ." Size: Octavo. Seller Inventory # 008411