Department of Astronomy,
University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 1A7
Received: August 26,
Canada lost one of its most
famous and best-loved astronomers with the death of Professor Helen B. Sawyer
Hogg in Richmond Hill, Ontario on January 28, 1993. She was a life-long
variable star observer who served as President of the AAVSO from 1939 to 1941,
and maintained a keen interest in the Association throughout her life.