The Sun‘s history writer John Mackie did a nice feature on the opening of Kitsilano Pool on August 15, 1931.

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Kits Pool

 

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Blue against blue: as iconic a Vancouver image as you can get:

Kits Pool

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Two thoughts: If Kits Pool did not exist, would we build it today?

If John Mackie did not exist, would The Sun have a history writer?