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1976 FILE PHOTO - ARCHIVES -<br />
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Olympic Urn atop Mount Royal is lit last night by Gerard Cote; 63; a marathon runner who is legendary in Quebec province. Flame lights up giant cross that dominates east slope of the mountain. We wanted to welcome the Olympic flame in a very special place; said Mayor Jean Drapeau. The flame; which was sent from Greece to Ottawa by laser and run to Montreal was to be run to Olympic stadium today.<br />
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PHOTO : Ron BULL - Toronto Star Archives - AQP
1976 Olympic games
1976 FILE PHOTO - ARCHIVES -

Olympic Urn atop Mount Royal is lit last night by Gerard Cote; 63; a marathon runner who is legendary in Quebec province. Flame lights up giant cross that dominates east slope of the mountain. We wanted to welcome the Olympic flame in a very special place; said Mayor Jean Drapeau. The flame; which was sent from Greece to Ottawa by laser and run to Montreal was to be run to Olympic stadium today.

PHOTO : Ron BULL - Toronto Star Archives - AQP

Filename: FILE_76_SPO_OLYMPICS_Mtl_RB_002.jpg
Source: Fonds Toronto Star
Date: 1 Jul 1976
Location: Quebec Qc Canada
Credit: Toronto Star Archives
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