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Jon Thordarson's WHA: Adoring fans lined the streets

Jets captain Lars-Erik Sjoberg leads a parade down Portage Avenue on May 5, 1976, after the team won its first Avco Cup.
On May 28 1978, crowds lined Portage Avenue in celebration.
Bobby Hull chats with fan at victory parade.
On May 22, 1979, Jets captain Lars-Erik Sjoberg rode with the Avco Cup for the team's third victory parade on Portage Avenue.
Jets captain Lars Erik Sjoberg with  Chicken Delight Jets Mascot  on City Hall balcony on May 22, 1979.
Willie Lindstrom was in the first Avco Cup parade on Portage Avenue on May 5, 1976.
Jets GM John Ferguson, with hand on Avco Cup, is flanked by his team at City Hall celebration.
Norm Beaudin holds the Avco Cup on Main Street during May 5, 1976 parade.
Jets and their many fans celebrate third Avco Cup victory at City Hall.
Fans line parade route on May 23, 1978.
On May 23, 1978, Lars-Erik Sjoberg holds Avco Cup which was broken during celebration the night before.
Fans turned out in droves to City Hall on May 23, 1978 to celebrate second Avco Cup.
Fans at  victory parade for the Jets second Avco Cup.
Bobby Hull reaches out during  first Avco Cup victory parade on May 28, 1976.
Assistant coach Bill Sutherland and head coach Tom McVie on Memorial Boulevard on May 22, 1979.
A young fan gets a handshake during Jets first victory parade on May 5, 1976.
Jets GM John Ferguson and Marc Cloutier during  third Avco Cup victory parade.
The Trizec tower was still under construction at the time of the Jets third victory parade.
Jets captain Lars-Erik Sjoberg leads a parade down Portage Avenue on May 5, 1976, after the team won its first Avco Cup. -
On May 28 1978, crowds lined Portage Avenue in celebration. -
Bobby Hull chats with fan at victory parade. -
On May 22, 1979, Jets captain Lars-Erik Sjoberg rode with the Avco Cup for the team's third victory parade on Portage Avenue. -
Jets captain Lars Erik Sjoberg with Chicken Delight Jets Mascot on City Hall balcony on May 22, 1979. -
Willie Lindstrom was in the first Avco Cup parade on Portage Avenue on May 5, 1976. -
Jets GM John Ferguson, with hand on Avco Cup, is flanked by his team at City Hall celebration. -
Norm Beaudin holds the Avco Cup on Main Street during May 5, 1976 parade. -
Jets and their many fans celebrate third Avco Cup victory at City Hall. -
Fans line parade route on May 23, 1978. -
On May 23, 1978, Lars-Erik Sjoberg holds Avco Cup which was broken during celebration the night before. -
Fans turned out in droves to City Hall on May 23, 1978 to celebrate second Avco Cup. -
Fans at victory parade for the Jets second Avco Cup. -
Bobby Hull reaches out during first Avco Cup victory parade on May 28, 1976. -
Assistant coach Bill Sutherland and head coach Tom McVie on Memorial Boulevard on May 22, 1979. -
A young fan gets a handshake during Jets first victory parade on May 5, 1976. -
Jets GM John Ferguson and Marc Cloutier during third Avco Cup victory parade. -
The Trizec tower was still under construction at the time of the Jets third victory parade. -

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