The Lord Mayor of London, Sir Ralph Perring, visited the city of Hamiltonian, Ontario, on Sunday.
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mayor of ham. and wife talk to mayor
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mayor signs book
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"To Town & Around" from BCINA
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Background: The Lord Mayor of London, Sir Ralph Perring, visited the city of Hamiltonian, Ontario, on Sunday.Hamilton is on Lake Ontario, about 60 miles south-west of Toronto.
After a cruise of Hamilton harbour, the Lord Mayor and his party joined the mayor of Hamilton, Vic Copps, to tour the downtown area on their way to city hall.Sir Ralph, who is visiting several Canadian cities on his tour, has brought his own official cars.Today he was given a civic reception in Toronto by mayor Donald Sumerville.Sir Ralph said he was very impressed with Hamilton's city hall, and he praised the industrial aspects of the city.The lady mayoress renewed a friendship with Controller Ada Pritchard, a senior member of Hamilton council, who represented Mayor Copps during a visit to London earlier this year.The Lord Mayor signed the official city register and commented on some of the previous guests who have visited Hamilton...