Peterborough characters from the 70s - who remembers ‘Buzby’?

Chris Porsz column - characters from the 1970s
Chris Porsz column - characters from the 1970s

I took these two pictures in the late 70s, writes columnist Chris Porsz, the Paramedic Paparazzo.

The man with the “Make someone happy” and “A friend for life” bags I nicknamed Buzby as he was sometimes confused with Nobby.

Chris Porsz column - characters from the 1970s

Chris Porsz column - characters from the 1970s

I am curious about who people were and what became of them and feel it is important they are not forgotten.

I like to think my photography in documenting the changing face of our city serves this purpose. Perhaps readers will be able to put stories behind my characters.

As usual, contact me via my website www.chrisporsz.com

Read The Lady and the Tramp - last week’s feature HERE