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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - April 16, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba 4 Winnipeg free april Jeff 06 free press sick Star pathetic continued front Page 1 Vator operator at Garbos Manhattan apartment said she didst look Well when he last saw her Early last she had Grey hair and was very Peterson she looked very the swedish born Star began her career in silent films and reigned As the supreme movie Queen throughout the some critics considered her the finest screen actress of All after her retirement at age Garbo never acted but her Luminous performances in 24 films kept her name alive and made her a favorite of younger generations who saw in her an ethereal Ideal of the ultimate while and Ninotchka became film festival the woman known worldwide simply As Garbo remained shuttered in her Manhattan apartment or at various retreats in France and when she travelled it was with the air of a slipping in and out of wearing dark glasses and a Slouch hat pulled she was usually Only a few Steps ahead of persistent photographers who stalked her incessantly and occasionally managed to steal a Quick shot of the her most remembered line was in grand hotel when she said i want to be she was also reputed to have said the same to although she once insisted to a Friend what she had said was i want to be let rumours of love affairs were plentiful but she never married and in her later years allowed Only a few longtime friends to penetrate her few would discuss the knowing they would lose her Friendship if they but those who did comment indicated they were never allowed to know her she was born Greta Lovisa Gustaffson in Stockholm on the daughter of an uneducated labourer who was often ill or after her father died when she was she left school to become a Barbers Helper and later a department store while working in the stores hat she was chosen to appear in a filmed hat the 17yearold Greta enrolled in Stockholm Royal dramatic theatre Academy and haunted film studios seeking her big break came when Mauritz then Sweden leading visited the Academy and discovered the angular he made her his changed her name to Garbo and starred her in his 1924 silent the atonement of Gosta Stiller film caught the attention of Hollywood movie tycoon Louis who offered the director a contract at Stiller agreed on condition Garbo be she stepped onto soil in and from her first appearance in the silent the Garbo captivated talking pictures revealed her sensual voice and further enhanced her she became an International drawing rave reviews in Mata grand Queen Christina and Many at various times she was reported to be ready to marry actor John Maestro Leopold health food enthusiast Gayelord Hauser and director Rouben but As she had said Early in her career marriage i have said Over and Over again that i do not details of her private life rarely leaked but in the 1940s she was linked with Russia born entrepreneur George whose designed Garbos she purchased an apartment in the sch Lees building the entrepreneur was soon travelling with although he remained the relationship lasted nearly 25 years until died in a Winnipeg police photographer takes pictures of the Buffet table where yesterdays Flash fire Farmers want even playing Field continued from Page 1 that the province would pay the Legal costs if lawyers say there is a Chance of what were talking about is setting a Legal precedent and getting an even playing Field for Yaskiw Findlay could not be reached for the new chairman of the Manitoba Market ing Board was noncommittal when asked if he would act on the motion passed overwhelmingly by Board Well have to sit Down and see what action we can Weldon Newton adding directors do not always follow through on our policy is its a recommendation to the who was the Only Delegate to speak against the he said Progress is being made to level off various livestock subsidies in under an agreement signed last prov inces Are supposed to bring Down livestock subsidies to eight per cent of Gross receipts by the end of pay the Yaskiw said that if a Legal precedent could be it would mean provinces would think twice before introducing new if you do something in your province that then you pay the counter he he said the most recent act by Alberta was to bail out a meat processing the americans Are going to countervail he this is Stonewall Farmer Hans Kjear said of the marketing Board resold for somebody stood up and said it the Way it an estimated to weanling leave the province for Saskatchewan and Alberta every the which began just last is also due to higher subsidies in those none of us Are saying we have anything against producers in other where our frustration lies is with governments that distort Yaskiw patrons tended victims continued from Page 1 his wife and two i put my wife coat on the woman body it was really so we moved them to another area of the they were both in another who said she was a tended the victims until Rescue Crews he it happened really Tayfel its Lucky everything else didst catch on the victims whose names were not re taken by ambulance to the the general manager of the catering firm Broadway which runs the said a chef was refilling a fuel Burner with methylated spirits when the fire it must have been warm and the flames shot Hans acht adding there were no flames in the Burner when the chef began pouring the it was usually done this but weve never had any its an unfortunate about 30 customers were eating in the 120seat restaurant when the fire occurred just after 1 he another chef who want present Dur ing the incident said the fuel might have gushed out of its plastic Jug too quickly and ignited when it splashed on to nearby Burn acting Deputy fire chief Ron Hamel said fire officials Are investigating whether fuel containers should be refilled near customers at Buffet were going to investigate that part of Hamel it appears to be an Acci a provincial safety and health officer said he also would be investigating the restaurants cooking is supposed to be done in a Safe Aubrey Himelstein Well look at the whole Issue of what they do and How they do he said the department does not have specific regulations about the Way Buffet cooking is restaurant staff dumped leftover Buffet food into garbage pails yesterday on the order of a City health All of the food has been condemned because of exposure to fire and inspector Chris Jacovides Yuen denies swapping silence for Gilroy backing on project continued from Page 1 he said last there was no but i talked to him and he agreed that he would Cool but there was no Gilroy wrote the letter to Norrie to explain the circumstances surround ing a March 21 incident that occurred during debate on the cites during the Yuen Attri buted the cites fiscal problems in part to the previous which was dominated by the so called gang of an informal after yens speech in Gilroy walked Over to his seat and reportedly grabbed him by his i did approach Yuen in an aggressive Gilroy acknowledged in his he said he didst Tell Yuen not to expect support for his projects in what i said you can Proba Bly forget your senior citizens com you hypocritical the letter Gilroy said in the letter that Yuen had approached him earlier this year with a proposal for the City to provide Between and to help finance a chinese senior citizens he said he didst think the project was one the City could help but he said he agreed to help lobby for funding because of yens prom ise not to attack the former coun As Gilroy acknowledged in the letter he once suggested a Way to use the project to enhance yens political i must confess to being political at this meeting in that i suggested to Yuen that mayor Norrie and myself should assume a background role and allow Yuen to take the leadership role in the eyes of his own he Norrie Gilroy said in his Yuen rejected Gilroy suggestion the seniors project was his he said the project was in the works at least 18 months before he became a Gilroy letter to Norrie councillor last a feasibility study was done two years he there were at least six Sites talked about for that Yuen adding he attended private meetings Gilroy and Norrie had with a private project i did it As a Ward Council i have not made any backroom i want Council to judge that seniors project on its i do support that but i care less if its Yuen said the statement that Gilroy and Norrie agreed to give him a higher profile in the chinese Community is condescending and i dont need a higher profile in the chinese comm i was working with the Community for 25 Glen Murray Riveros borne said Gilroy letter to Norrie was prompted by an april 5 letter he and seven other Winnipeg in the nineties councillors sent the they asked Norrie to direct Gilroy and Chris Lorenc Sisler to apologize to Yuen for their Unbe coming behaviour during the March 21 Council workers Battle get at bargaining table Calgary up Calgary municipal employees will Battle the Federal goods and services tax at the bargaining Union Bosses wage demands to counter the tax top the negotiating the cites three key Union Bosses said last week after an informal meeting with City we have to take the tax into consideration first and said Colin head of the Jeraber transit the which passed third read ing last week and will take effect in january the Day after several City contract pacts expire could boost the Cost of living by to per Holden the meeting last week with City senior administrators and mayor Al Duerr was informal and no positions were staked contract negotiations Lor both unions begin in a few Brand new 1990 new yorker Landau air utre Power cast aluminium Power Power Matching 4 Speed automatic freight a Phi 3 to choose from Only 1989 Aries sedans air automatic Power Power rear defroster tinted balance of factory warranty included 2 to choose Only Brand new Colt 100 la Turbo Sedan tire Turbo charged Turbo pkg cloth bucket inner Mitton anted digital freight t Phi Power Luggage 18453 Only 1990 expo litre 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