Steve Dorsten, left, and Bob Ebbeskotte presented the new exhibit on Saturday. (DHI Media/Nancy Spencer)
Steve Dorsten, left, and Bob Ebbeskotte presented the new exhibit on Saturday. (DHI Media/Nancy Spencer)

DELPHOS — The Delphos Canal Commission dedicates its newest exhibit to honor local amateur astronomer Leslie Peltier.

Peltier’s famous merry-go-round observatory has been recreated using the late Delphos resident’s notes.

Peltier discovered 12 comets and six novae.