At Scarboro Fare Fair 1994
Close to fifty prizes -- from apple paring machines to recipe books, to food baskets to restaurant gift certificates -- were awarded. But the winners had to find the answers to skill-testing questions in the take-home literature such as:
What are two of the best early measures for prevention of osteoporosis?
How does Second Harvest deliver surplus perishable food to the hungry and needy?
What organization certifies domestic gas ranges to Canadian safety standards?
Some of the Fair prize winners were:
John Caldwell of Scarborough was the winner of the draw for the grand prize, a Fiesta Barbecue. He and the other contestants for the grand prize had to find the answer to a skill-testing question in Fairs and Frolics: Scottish Communities at Work and Play:
The answer, found on page 25, is "Alexander McCowan", the long-time Secretary-Treasurer of the Scarboro Agricultural Society.
From The Scarboro Heights Record V4 #1