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"Dag Aabye: The Last Ski Bum" Article

A page (B5) from the Vancouver Sun with an article about "Dag Aabye: The Last Ski Bum." The article covers Aabye's "ski bum" days in the 1960s, particularly his daring descent of The Lions on February 17, 1969, as well as his life since then. Included are two contemporary photographs of Aabye and one archival image of him skiing The Lions.

Ward, Doug

"Youngsters can't hold a ski to Dag Aabye" Article

Article from page A19 of the Vancouver Sun with one article about Dag Aabye, entitled "Youngsters can't hold a ski to Dag Aabye," by Jack Rogers. The author shares several personal memories of Aabye. (Rogers and Aabye were both employed by the Whistler Ski School from 1966 to 1969.)

Rogers, Jack

#GW 4

Photograph of Dag Aabye doing a handstand in skis on Whistler Mountain.

Labelled on back as "# GW4" and has stamps of Fenner's address at the time: "1674 Peters Road North Vancouver, B.C.".

B.C. Motorist Magazine, January-February 1967

The January-February 1967 (Vol. 6, No. 1) issue of B.C. Motorist Magazine published by B.C. Automobile Association containing the following articles:
"Teenage Drivers"
"Whistler - Hottest Ski Area in Canada"
"The Driving Lesson"
"Electric Autos Coming Back?"
"New Life for Old Totems"
"Fasten Your Seat Belts, Please!"
"Lake Country and Ghost Towns"
"Fishermen and Fish - The West Coast Troller"
"A Walk to Siwash Rock"
"Campbell River Loves the Sea"
"A Man and His Fossil Mountain"
Cliff Fenner used tabs on cover page and on pages 4 and 6 to indicate his photographs used in the magazine. These photographs are of Black Tusk, construction of the village in Whistler, and Dag Aabye (ski acrobat) on Whistler Mountain.

G.W. 4

Photograph of [Dag Aabye] doing a handstand in skis on Whistler Mountain.

G.W. 5

Photograph of [Dag Aabye] in skis using poles to lift himself up in the air on Whistler Mountain.

G.W. 6

Photograph of [Dag Aabye] in skis using poles to lift himself up in the air on Whistler Mountain.

G.W. | Whistler

File contains details (descriptions, dates, and purchases) for 7 photographs of the Whistler area, using the code "G.W." that stands for Garibaldi-Whistler. Subjects include but are not limited to Whistler Mountain scenery and Dag Aabye. This record is organized in table format.

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