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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - March 27, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba Of Winnipeg free March 174 counts Laid in Bronx inferno new York officials Blitz social clubs in bid to Avert similar tragedy by John Goldman and David Treadwell los Angeles times new York a 36yeafold unemployed cuban refugee was for Tanaily charged with 174 counts of murder two of each of the victims of a gasoline Fife that turned a latino social club in the Bronx into a hellish in a full scale Effort to avoid a repeat of the Happy land club 20 teams of City investigators began scrutinizing 754 social clubs scattered throughout new York in a Campaign to search for possible fire and building code Viola authorities labelled the crime the worst mass murder in they alleged that Julio Govalet torched the nightclub with Worth of gasoline after an argument with a former Girlfriend who worked there As a coat he was charged with 87 counts of murder during the course of arson and 87 counts of murder showing depraved indifference to human the deaths were thought to be the most Ever charged to a single person in the Continental United charred wreckage grief and sorrow gripped the Bronx neighbourhood around the charred wreckage of the two Storey club that sunday morning had been filled with predawn most of them Honduras or Domini can a task Force of local and private agencies was set up in a Public school across the Street to help make funeral arrange ments and offer other the Happy named for the immigrants adopted land of Ameri typified the Low Cost clubs that serve As social centres for poor new yorkers seeking cultural companionship and who live in apartments that Are too Small for but the which Are often in rundown storefront buildings with few entrances and can become the Happy land had been ordered closed in november 1988 because of fire code but had reopened the meeting place sumptuous feasts reflection these activities have taken place at Minaki for today at Minaki we provide a meeting 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from Winnipeg Rree press to place your birth announce ment please Call 9562330 monday to Between to or sat to Rural Manitoba is May Call toll free at 18005428900 or fax your and to us at we look Forward to serving Bronx District Attoy Tey Fob Eft Johnson told a conference that the accused who arrived in the United set tuft in 1mo As part of the Mattel had forced the of of the dub to choose be tween remaining inside of breathing a Wall of flame at the Gonzalez was being held in Kings county Hospital psychiatric a City jails Johnson said that Gonzalez and his Lydia apparently had fought Over renewing their a club bouncer then ejected Gonzalez from the Container of Gas the District attorney charged that Gonzalez vowed to threaten ing to shut this place gon Zalez then went to a nearby Gas station where he paid to have an attendant fill a Small Container with Johnson he added that the station attendant was being treated As a witness in the Case not As an Johnson said that Gonzalez had returned to the club and stood out Side for a pretending to make a phone until a potential wit Ness had the District attorney added that Gonzalez tossed the Gaso line into the clubs front Entrance and ignited the watching it Burn for some period of detectives said that he had made statements to at least two witnesses about his alleged role in the he was taken into custody 1000 laser is More 1890 Sundance tinted air conditioning 1090 voyager 4 afm tinted air conditioning 1990 do pickup 4 automatic 1 Only mat of baht it y Prem its s 4 Cyl ims dome d1so i two Lone 10587 1s89 Sundance us 5 ail 2 tone 1989 Shadow 5 or pol Ilura used car truck bargains 8987 9987 3987 us reliant la 4 5 7600 ism 198s new yorker of Feu 4 loaded sim12m thunderbird 2 cruise kw4a 58987 184t Woodof so r Bronco h Eddy Bauer pkg 5 loaded Lut Ford club Stuht two n k 1994 dome dim pastern my Tel w Chilili i it i ii Hiu 1 h w in in i i m a n i i h a Cardinal John Oconnor leads service at fire contras ignore peace pact Managua a three Days after the nicaraguan rebels signed a pact promising to disband by fighting has intensified and there appears to be a split in their International observers and wit Nesses also said rebel bases across the Border from Nicaragua in Hon Duras Are practically Indi Cating the rebels have infiltrated into one International speak ing on condition of said Over the last rebel Camps in have become ghost theres just a few of them left it looks like there All coming in to most of the estimated rebels were in Camps in Honduras after the United states Cut off military Aid last the agreement reached Friday in the honduran capital Tegucigalpa was Between representatives of the rebels and the newly elected backed United National opposition government of it Calls for a ceasefire Between the rebels and the nicaraguan army but there have been three clashes since the pact was about 100 rebels seized a truck sunday robbed the occupants of Cash and jewelry and returned the vehicle Only after its owner paid a the nicaraguan defence ministry it also said about 30 rebels engaged troops in a 30minute firefight sunday prospects dimmed both attacks occurred near Jino capital of Jino Tega 160 Kilometres Northeast of the nicaraguan capital Managua on the Hon Duran the ministry no casualties were the renewed fighting and reports of rebel infiltration dim prospects for the future of the which called for ceasefire verification by the United nations and the organization of american it also Calls for the rebels to demobilize by april the pact was signed by rebel negotiator Oscar so Albarro also known As Ruben but not by rebel Leader Israel whose Nom de Guerre is an speaking on Condi Tion of said there appears to be a split Between rebel forces Loyal to Galeano and followers of we have estimated that Frank Lyn controls about 40 per cent of the contras and Ruben about 60 per and that Franklyn is the Tough est of the said the Franklyn Osvaldo a negro last week his forces would not demobilize unless the nicaraguan army and Interior ministry did the in the first reported clash after the pact was about 100 rebels ambushed an undisclosed number of troops Friday in la about 50 Kilometres Northeast of the defence ministry said 12 sol Diers and four rebels were Peter 1905 main St 339 2011 Eaton place 947 2122 noon blended families Are they the Way of the 90s Warren puts the question to parents and children in blended family a Jamb to stereo it action radio i i

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