Photostory #195: Farmers Reap Sweet Harvest: Biggest Crop in History
National Film Board of Canada Photos by Gar Lunney
February 3, 1959
Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography fonds, National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives
Statisticians point out that Canadians consume 100 pounds of sugar per person annually. The eager delight with which little Diane Lunney (above) embraces her peppermint lollipop lends substantial support to what every parent already suspects: Canada's small fry are regularly engaged in a toothsome effort to raise this statistic.