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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - May 16, 1986, Winnipeg, Manitoba D news Roundup political author Dies at 71 from the news services new York Theodore the journalist whose making of the president books influenced the Way reporters covered political Cam died late he was who was born May had been admitted to Lenox Hill Hospital on May 9 following a stroke and had been in critical condition said Anne the Hospi tals director of Public a journalist and author for almost 50 White began his series of books about presidential campaigns with the 1960 race Between John Kennedy and Richard activists convicted Warsaw a prominent Solidarity Leader and three associates were convicted by a polish court yester Day of inciting Public the court found Seweryn Jawors former Deputy chairman of Solidarity Warsaw guilty of issuing Public appeals for a Boycott of Liast october parliamentary it gave him the stiffest sentence two years in Grzegorz a Warsaw polytechnic and Jacek Szy a trainee at the Warsaw each Drew 20month prison and Pawel a an 18month sentence for spreading information without a diplomats rejected London in an unusual Diplo Matic Tiff linked to the 1979 occupation of the embassy in Britain and Iran have turned Down candidates to head diplomatic mis Sions in each others the British foreign office said yesterday Iran refused a visa to Hugh proposed by Brit Ain to be its chief Diplomat in the foreign office called the move an unjustified retaliation for Britain refusal two months ago to accept Hossien Malatek As the new iranian charge affaires in Lon Britain said it turned Down Malatek because of his revolution Ary including taking part in the iranian student occupation of the imports unnecessary London the soviet Union will not need additional agricultural imports from the West because of the chernobyl nuclear Plant soviet ambassador Leonid Zamyatin said Zamyatin said Western reports of possible damage to agricultural areas of the Ukraine were exam but he said no agricultural work is being done within 60 kilo metres of the reactor while the soil is being earthquake kills two Moscow two one a three Earold died in a Strong earthquake in soviet Georgia that also caused extensive damage to the the official news Agency Tass said Tass said the tremor hit the South of soviet Georgia on registering seven Points on the 12point soviet a level that is described in official manuals As very Bonner to go Home Boston Yelena Bonner announced yesterday she will leave the United states on May 24 to return to the soviet Union and life in exile with her fellow dissident Andrei said she would leave for and go from there to Moscow on june ending her six month stay in the West for medical watchers compete Cape More than 100 Bird clenching binoculars and racing against compete in the United states this weekend in the world series of a 24hour sighting the object of the third annual Competition is to roam marshes and and sight As Many species As the sighting which starts at Midnight tonight and ends at Midnight tomorrow in Cape May Point state has attracted 25 teams from 11 said Peter the ornithologist who hatched the idea in Presser faces fraud Washington teamsters president Jackie Presser is expected to be charged with running a pay Roll padding scheme at his Home town Union local in jus Tice department sources in the United states said they said the labor fraud charges involving alleged payments of hundreds of thousands of dollars to ghost employees who did no work Are expected to be formally announced Ontario Oil shares valued at 10th of Cost whee influenced reporters Toronto up Ontario nil Noretty Intel test id Sincof bought by the Fortes in ital for Fotio is Worth Only about million a confidential report for the Liberal sources say the report confirms government fears that severely de pressed world Oil prices have eroded the value of Sun Cor shares so much that a Sale of the provinces 25per cent stake would mean an unacceptable than counting the Cost of borrowing for the original the carried out by Bay Street broker Dominion securities estimates the investment is now Worth about less than a tenth of the total Cost of the the sources although the report also contains a higher value based on More optimistic projections for Oil prices and the co moans operations sources nation say the conservative Fig ure is what potential buyers for the shares will be treasurer Robert who called the Sun Cor Purchase a bad Deal in last Falls budget and wrote off the is expected to table the Dominion securities report in the legislature in coming Premier David Peterson promised during last years election Campaign to sell Sun Cor if his party came to he warned the government stood to lose much of its original which with interest on Money Bor rowed to finance the Deal has Cost the province about special adviser John Kruger began scouting around for a buyer last but Only Sun Cors Par Sun made overtures and offered an unacceptable Price of other firms showed Only passing Kruger had hoped to Cut the governments losses by striking a Deal with the Oil which still owns 75 per cent of Sun Cor and is believed eager to regain full control of the Canadian but he want prepared to recommend a sate for million and hired Dominion securities to assess the Oil company in part to give him a bargaining counter to the Sun Oil prices have since dropped to a third of their level last fall and Sun Cor has suffered heavy losses the company is now talking darkly that it May hive to shut Down its Oil Sands Plant in fort which generates half its in his budget last Nixon wrote off the value of the Sun Cor investment and paid off the pro Vinces outstanding debt of Mil lion on the had the government waited until it would have owed the treasurer said yesterday the Sun Cor buy is no longer a Drain on the provincial Treasury so its Likely the government will hold on to the shares until Oil prices move higher and the shares command a better Peterson was evasive when asked about the Dominion securities evaluation and what he will do with the i dont want to talk about he said dont depress at the time of the for Mer tory Premier William Davis said the investment would give the province a window on the Oil Indus try and a say in Federal provincial Energy the Honda test rate one or flee the prelude asking you to rate the Honda prelude on the basis of handling is like asking you to rate a fish on its ability to As car put it the Honda prelude took on some very heavy Competition in our Best handling import epic and blew All but one of the contenders right off the we should Point out that the contender referred to costs twice As much As the quite the prelude was designed to handle liven though it also looks rather Beautiful just standing we want to invite you to take one out and throw it a the v Honda test Well Supply the you Supply the right be sure to Check out the Honda no Small print 5 pm warranty on major see your dealer for s qualified licenced 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