Wally Brants, a Latvian who made his home in St. John's, painted it often. This 1970 painting, Dawning, is among a small set that can be seen through the Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador collection. Brants died in 1998.
Dot Dot Dot is Morse code for the letter 'S,' the full message Guglielmo Marconi claimed to have received atop Signal Hill in St. John's in 1901. It ushered in the age of telecommunications. My maternal grandfather worked as a telegraph operator for Canadian Marconi on Signal Hill for many years.
As well, I have a habit of overusing the ellipsis when I write ... as frequent readers might notice.