And it just kept getting hotter. Today’s high 35 degrees Celsius, and the low was 18 C. Did it cool off at all under canvas?
This photograph of the Ottawa River is one of Archie Wells’s; it shows both how they managed to cool off and also why they complained about sand in everything.(1)
(1) University of Victoria Archives, B.C., AR 394 Archie Wills fonds 3.9 All in a Lifetime Copyright 2007, University of Victoria.