The Downtowners, c.1945

The Downtowners <BR> Photo courtesy of the Special Collections and Archives, Robertson Library University of Prince Edward Island

The Downtowners, c. 1945
Photo courtesy of the Special Collections and Archives, Robertson Library University of Prince Edward Island

The Downtowners were a popular dance band in Charlottetown in the 1940s and 1950s. They played regularly for the afternoon dances at the Holy Name Hall on Richmond Street (demolished) and the Rollaway Club on Grafton Street (demolished).

Back Row l-r Wendell Murphy and Jim Coady. Front Row l-r Ivo Cudmore, Elmer Gallant, Les Alexander and Red Soy.

 

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