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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - November 19, 1970, Winnipeg, ManitobaWinnipeg free press thursday november 19, 1970 three sought in Holdup rent increase continued Al Capitan in Yosemite National Park climbers Triumph West Kildonan police said the getaway car a Green 1961 Plymouth was stolen wednes Day in St. Boniface. The police issued the follow ing description of two of the wanted men 0five feet six inches tall medium build Short wearing a Reddish checked car coat. Five feet eight inches tall armed with a revolver medium build wearing a dark knee length rain and Shine coat. They said no description of the Driver was available except that he was wearing a woolly shag Type jacket. Continued persons in single units Are As Low As per month. Or. Pawley explained tha the government had decided increased rent could not be afforded by elderly persons re c e i v i n g Only in their monthly supplementary pen Sions. At the same news conference Neil Osier chairman of housing corporation said the Corpora Tion expects to subsidize the building of about 900 units for elderly citizens next year. Apart from this construction units will also be built through government Grants to sponsor no groups. Or. Pawley did not disclose the governments Spe Ifica intentions in this area. But he said the building of hese units will certainly give an impetus to construction in he province. The construction of housing would employ Many of deferred those who otherwise would be looking Forward to a very grim he said. Wheat chief appointment delayed Ottawa up Otto Lang minister responsible for the Ca n a d i a n wheat Board said wednesday that a new chief commissioner for the Board will not Likely be appointed until a committee completes Examina Tion of the Board s operation. The wheat Board appointed a committee to study its opera ions and or. Lang told the commons he expects to receive he committee s report before of very William c. Mcnamara re signed As chief commissioner ast month shortly before being appointed to the Senate. Trapped in subways London a six Hundred passengers were trapped in four London sub ways for More than two hours wednesday behind a train stalled outside a station. Officials said the trains were not crowded and that none of the passengers became sick. Hijackers sentenced Warsaw Reuter Adam Ostrowski 23, and Wlodzimierz k a z u 1 a 21, were sentenced wednesday to six years each for planning to Hijack a polish Airliner to Sweden in sep tember armed with hand Gre Nades the official news Agency Pap reported. Discount department stores correction the radio advertised in our flyer delivered to your Homes this week should have read Westinghouse solid state am clock radio Yos e mite National Park a the heroes of Al Capitan celebrated their 27 Day climb up the sheer Side of the Granite Monolith and began casting glances today at new peaks to conquer. Warren Harding and Dean Caldwell sipped Champagne and munched Fried first hot food since oct. I said their first ascent of Al Capitan s Wall of the morning Light would be their last. I feel great said Harding 46, of West Sacramento calif., As he arrived on the Al Capitan Crest just before noon wednes Day smiling broadly through a heavy Beard. But when a reporter asked Harding the Dean of Yosemite auditor topic hot continued trained in his recent reports in which he attacked waste and extravagance in certain government expenditures. Members of the Cabinet complained that the auditor general was straying out of his Field into policy decisions. Or. Baldwin sees the new Bill brought before the House As a deliberate attack on the Audi Tor general calculated to de stroy his effectiveness As the watchdog o n government spending. In interviews and a press statement wednesday or. Bald win noted that president of the privy Council c. M. Drury has brought into the House supplementary estimates of Over million. This brings the total of government proposed spending for this fiscal year to More than billion Well Over billion More than the last fiscal year. Or. Baldwin said taxpayers would be justified in a growing suspicion that they Are not get Ting value for their Money. He was incensed that the government accompanied the huge supplementary estimates with a companion measure that seriously crippled the Independent scrutiny of Public expenditures by the auditor general. He said the government in following such a course of action left itself wide open to suspicions As to their reasons for introducing amendments to the auditor general s act. When we look at the Back ground and circumstances Lead ing up to the hobbling of the auditor general All the taxpayers Are entitled to yell said or. Baldwin. He claimed the facts demonstrated there was ample justification for the Assumption that the new auditor general act is the result of a conspiracy to limit the right of members of parliament and the Public to get the facts about the billions of dollars being spent by or. Baldwin acknowledged it was not a conspiracy in the sense of evil and corrupt men plotting deliberately but a collusive understanding to silence or. At least partially gag a parliamentary officer whose Dili gent efforts and objective re ports have caused red faces and embarrassment in the ranks of the establishment by exposing extravagance waste and stupidity in the handling of the Public asked How he accounted for the position put Forward by the government that it was Only doing i the bin what the Public accounts committee had recommended or. Baldwin said that is he said two Cabinet ministers appeared before thac commit tee. They had strongly urged it to bring i the kind of report which was provided As a foun Dation for authorizing the government to introduce the present bin. Or. Baldwin said the final report of that committee was placed before the committee in the last Day or Days of the previous session Jost before the summer recess on 26. The committee had try Crafe raising a quo ram because so Many committees were sitting at the tint. Or. Baldwin recalled that or. Henderson s critical com ments As auditor general on the refit of the Bonaventure air Carrier and his disclosure that million had been improperly granted to automobile manufactures under the . Canada pact arouse the antagonism of the government he said their political defend ers in the government mounted the attack on the auditor general to get him and reduce his office to first step was a Challenge to the Public accounts committee a year ago. At that time the government endeavoured to in seat Alf Hales the progressive conservative chairman of the Public accounts committee said or. Baldwin. This failed because of Public protest accordingly the govern ment mounted an attack on the Diter general by having prime minister Trudeau and the president of the Treasury Board publicly criticize or. Henderson. Having taken that step the government forged the Legal chains to inhibit the auditor general s ability to criticize and the new Bill is the result said or. Baldwin. Climbers whether he d repeat the ascent he said no Way Caldwell 27, of Portland ore., commented i Don t think i want to do the same one again. But i la do others like they have their sights on a climbing expedition to South America. The climbers said they Hope to form next june to attempt a new ascent route on a ice Peak in the peruvian Andes called Jiri Shan Ca. Then they want to try the a climbed Rock Wall along the Angel Falls in Venezuela. Their first reaction on reach Ingel Capitan s Summit was astonishment at the size of the welcoming crowd about 75 Fel Low climbers and reporters who reached the top the easy Way a Trail on the opposite Side. God i Don t believe said Caldwell As he arrived on top first at . Wednes Day. He turned away and calmly resumed the chore of hauling up the 400 pounds of gear the men had carried vertical feet and bringing up Harding on the climbing rope at . Then their girl friends hugged and kissed them. 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