Recovery, 7 August 1907

He was a hockey player for the Montreal Victorias, winner of multiple Stanley Cups. She was a writer, her book of stories ready for publication. He was a Protestant. She was a Roman Catholic. They both were beautiful and they were in love.

On August 5, 1907, the sweethearts went for a sail together at Varennes. They never returned.

Speculation, rumours, and many tears erupted when their bodies were recovered two days later.

Aileen Hingston

Aileen Hingston, daughter of Sir William and Margaret Macdonald Hingston. 1904


The Montreal Victorias, 1896, Winners of the Stanley Cup