Scope and Content: This series contains material related to a
by-election for the position of School Trustee in Ward 5 of the Toronto
area, in which John Hasek ran as a candidate. The election took place
on October 29, 1987, and Hasek came in second to Nick Elsen. Included
in this series are promotional items for both John Hasek and the other
candidates, information pertaining to the elections themselves, articles
covering both educational issues and feedback to Haseks views on certain
subjects, as well as a miscellany of items such as poll results, thank-you
letters, correspondence, and volunteer information.
Arrangement is arbitrary.
Title: Title is based on contents of the series.
1. Information Regarding the Debates, the Candidates and the Election.
Included in this file are pamphlets and posters.
2. Promotion/Advertising -- 1987
a) Anti-Hasek Posters
b) Promotion for John Hasek (posters, pamphlets, and news releases). It should be noted that there was an OVERSIZE poster which was removed from this file and placed in the oversize box.
c) Promotion for Other Candidates (pamphlets and a letter)
3. Articles. -- 1987
a) Directly Related to the Elections (mostly containing feedback concerning Haseks views on certain issues
b) Issues Pertaining to Education (mostly dealing with illiteracy)
4. Miscellaneous. -- 1987
Included in this file is financial information, correspondence, poll results, volunteer information and rough notes.