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Atlantic Islands Cruise Sports & Etertainment Program - August/September 1936

Front Cover, Sports and Entertainment Program, Canadian Pacific Atlantic Island Cruise on the SS Montclare

Front Cover, Sports and Entertainment Program, Canadian Pacific Atlantic Island Cruise on the SS Montclare, 29 August - 11 September 1936. GGA Image ID # 129fb9b36b

Discover the startling differences between the cruise activities of 1936 compared to modern-day cruises. In the past, it was up to the passengers to figure out what to do with all the time spent onboard during the voyage.

Canadian Pacific SS “Montclare”

PROGRAMME OF SPORTS AND ENTERTAINMENTS

A Committee will be formed to organize the various Sports and Entertainments of the Cruise. Members willing to assist are requested to meet in the After Lounge at 5.00 pm tomorrow, Sunday.

Qualifying rounds for Deck Tennis, Shuffleboard and Deck Quoits Tournaments will be announced on the Games Notice Board, situated on “A” Deck Square by Purser’s Bureau.

Competitors should assemble at the time and place indicated and hand in their names to the committee-men who will enter them on the list and inform them of the time at which they will be required to play.

Saturday, 29 August 1936

  • 5:00 pm Leave Liverpool
  • 9:30 pm Dancing in After Lounge

Sunday, 30 August 1936

  • 10:45 am Divine Service in Dining Saloon
  • 11:45 am ‘Boat Drill’ Muster Stations wearing Lifebelts
  • 5:00 pm Meeting in After Lounge to form Sports Committee
  • 9:30 pm Orchestral Recital in Main Lounge

Monday, 31 August 1936

  • 10:30 am Treasure Hunt commencing from Main Lounge
  • 2:30 pm Commence Deck Snorts Tournaments (see Games Notice Board)
  • 4:45 pm Horse Racing on Promenade Deck
  • 9:30 pm Carnival Dance on Deck

Tuesday, 1 September 1936

  • 10:00 am Resume Tournaments
  • 4:00 pm Tea Dance in After Lounge
  • 4:45 pm Horse Racing on Promenade Deck
  • 9:15 pm Dancing on Deck
  • 9:30 pm Whist and Bridge Drives in After Lounge

Wednesday, 2 September 1936

  • 7:00 am Arrive Ponta Delgada (The Azores)
  • 1:00 pm Leave Ponta Delgada
  • 2:30 Resume Tournaments
  • 9:15 Dancing on Deck

Thursday, 3 September 1936

  • 10:30 am Aquatic Sports
  • 2:30 pm Resume Tournaments
  • 4:45 pm Horse Racing on Promenade Deck
  • 9:15 pm Dancing on Deck
  • 9:30 pm Whist and Bridge Drives in After Lounge

Friday, 4 September 1936

  • 10:00 am Arrive Santa Cruz
  • 7:00 pm Leave Santa Cruz
  • 9:15 pm Flannel Dance on Deck
  • 9:30 pm Whist and Bridge Drives in After Lounge

Saturday, 5 September 1936

  • 7:00 am Arrive Tenerife
  • 6:00 pm Leave Tenerife
  • 9:15 pm Flannel Dance on Deck

Sunday, 6 September 1936

  • 12:00 noon Arrive Madeira

Monday, 7 September 1936

  • 1:00 pm Leave Madeira
  • 2:30 pm Resume Tournaments
  • 9:30 pm Fancy Dress Ball

Tuesday, 8 September 1936

  • 10:15 am Gymkhana on Deck
  • 4:45 pm Horse Racing on Promenade Deck
  • 9:30 pm Concert in Dining Saloon

Wednesday, 9 September 1936

  • 10:00 am Resume Tournaments
  • 2:30 pm Finals of Tournaments
  • 4:45 pm Horse Racing on Promenade Deck
  • 9:15 pm Dancing on Deck
  • 9:30 pm Whist and Bridge Drives in After Lounge

Thursday, 10 September 1936

  • 10:30 am Scavenge Party
  • 3:00 pm Presentation of Prizes in Dining Saloon
  • 9:30 pm “Au Revoir” Dance on Deck

Friday, 11 September 1936

  • 8:00 am Arrive Liverpool

The Program for the day will be posted on Blackboard outside Purser’s Bureau on “A” Deck Square. Competitors are requested to inspect this Blackboard daily.

Sports and Entertainment Program, Canadian Pacific Atlantic Island Cruise on the SS Montclare

Sports and Entertainment Program, Canadian Pacific Atlantic Island Cruise on the SS Montclare, 29 August - 11 September 1936. GGA Image ID # 129fff8a53

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