Wallace R. MacAskill died. He was born in St. Peter’s, Cape Breton, in 1887. A prominent marine photographer (trained in New York in 1907), he moved to Halifax in 1915 and later opened his own business in 1929. He published Out of Halifax (1937) and Lure of the Sea (1951), and was a recipient of numerous international awards for his photographic achievements. A collection of over 4,599 of his images is online at the Nova Scotia Archives. (Photo: Wallace R. MacAskill (1887–1956), NS photographer extraordinaire. N.S. Archives).