Title: Day at the Races : The St. John's Regatta Story.
Publisher:  Creative , 2003, ISBN:1894294645
Seller ID: 60403
FITZGERALD, Jack. Day at the Races : The St. John's Regatta Story. St. John's : Creative Publishers, (2003). First Edition. Pp 190. Illustrated with b/w photos to text. 8vo, card covers. This is a wonderful collection of stories that captures the historical and cultural significance of the two hundred year old Royal St. John's Regatta to the people of St. John's. Chapters : 1. Amazing Regatta History; 2. Regatta Humour [with 21 vignettes!]; 3. Sooks of the Regatta [17 incidents of poor sportsmanship exposed to the lightof day!]; 4. Regatta Mysteries; 5. The Merry Regatta; 6. Boats and Builder s; 7. The Royal Influence; 8. Liquor History of the Regatta; 9. Inspirations. Light wear to covers, else very good. 13.00