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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - October 3, 1970, Winnipeg, ManitobaPolice Power its use and misuse i Page 1. Switi Ifil Magazine Canada s leading rotogravure Magazine a woman s guide to football Russ Jackson explains the finer Points of the came for the ladies Page 10 Good companions fashion designer produces a complementary line for men and women. Page 14 parliament s smallest minority Grace Mclnnis May be Canada s Only woman my but she s no feminist. Page 18 Winnipeg free press a stud vol. 78 no. 5 Price 10 cents 15 cents saturday. October 3. 1970 forecast Cloudy 55 and 35 the Man who made mornings bearable four of the Best sketches by Max Ferguson. Page 22 and in the Leisure Magazine senior citizens fun festival 70 Page 3 it happened Here. Page 4 the Herron Folk Page 5, women s musical club 6 agape stand for love. Page 11 Winnipeg Art gallery House tour 12, 3 Church news pages 14, 15 St. Stephens Broadway new window Page 17 Book reviews pages 20, 21 Sketchbook Page 22 and elsewhere in the paper color comics to radio diary winners 15 entry form 64 put ale 41 Bridge news.13 labor scene 13 careers 33, 34, 71 letters 30 classified 39 to 56, 66 to 68 movies. On monday report to ask tax changes my committee to urge revisions in plans o to Levy companies shareholders capital gains Ottawa up the majority of the commons finance committee will re commend monday that government proposals for a new income tax system should be sharply revised in key parts before they Are. Written into legislation. Kidnap suspect dozes in arms of police comics 64, 65 Community Calendar 29 deaths 15 31 35 17 night beat. 10 sports .57 to 61 travel 62, 6.1 women 21 to 29 Escapee charged in kidnapping mum As i r Foh i Altti liberals woo miss Jewett by Anthony Westell Ottawa special Lead ing liberals Are urging Pau line Jewett. A Canadian nation a 1 i s t and women a liberation supporter to take Over As party president at the National Confer ence in november. The Post would make miss Jewett. 47 now a professor of political science and director of the Institute of Canadian Stu Dies at Carleton University probably the most influential woman in the history of Canad an politics. Under the new Liberal organization the president is the key figure linking the party to the government and interpreting inc to the other. Carson clarifies remarks Ottawa up John car sen chairman of the Public service commission has issued a Promise that no More than a handful of Federal workers will lose out permanently on promotions As a result of bilingualism reforms. Or. Carson s statement is contained in a letter made pub Lic Friday to Clear up questions resulting from his comments last sunday on a television pub Lic affairs program. On television. Or. Carson said his commission can t slavishly adhere to the total commit ment Given in 1966 by former prime minister Lester Pearson that introduction of Billhi dualism would not Nurt any employee s career . In Bis Jetter. Or. Carson writes thai the commission re mams committed to of be Pearson Obj dec miss Jewett would have regu i Lar private talks with prime i m i n i s t e r Trudeau meetings with the full Cabinet to discuss political issues and command of an aggressive party machine seeking to build mass participation in politics. I with or. Trudeau s emphasis on participatory politics and the modern party s determination to be More than a machine for dispensing patronage and gathering votes the Liberal president has wider Contact and i More pervasive influence than 1 most Cabinet ministers. The present president is Sena Tor Richard Sumbury. 47-year-. Old Toronto lawyer who made his Way up through party ranks As an Ontario Bagman. He is widely respected for his straightforward approach t o collecting party funds and for his ability As an election organizer and party policy maker. Prime minister Lester Pear son rewarded him for party ser vices with a senator ship in feb-1 Rumary. 1968, and this cleared the j Way for senator Stanbury to become virtually a full time president a few months later. He Cut his Law practice to a couple of Days a week skimped in family life and with or. I Regina up Harold Hal j Seth 30-year-old Escapee from a i Washington state mental Hospi Tal and the object of a three Day International search was charged Friday with kidnapping after being arrested in Saskatchewan. Halseth was arrested after a car racing at High Speed eluded an ramp Roadblock near Swift current 150 Miles West of Here and then rolled into a ditch. He appeared before r. L. Venson. A Justice of the peace and did not enter a plea of the charge of kidnapping Charlotte Braithwaite 52, of Indian head sask. He was remanded until monday. J Halseth was brought to re-1 Gina by air plane under guard and was carried exhausted by ramp into their Headquarters Here. Mrs. Braithwaite minor injuries in the crash and was treated in Swift current Hospital then released. Halseth was taken to Regina jail. J ramp said they found three j .38-calibre revolvers in the car but met with to resistance after the crash brought an end to the top Speed dash across the prov Ince. Two hostages were freed in Indian head. J Merlin Vandermaten Deputy sheriff of Minnehaha county in South Dakota and Harold Wolf russian warns Moscow special tons soviet party Leader Brezhnev scolded the United states Friday for talking peace in the Middle East while actually sowing the seed of Dis the committee with a major Ity of government supporters goes along with the. Government on Many proposals but recommends changes in proposed sys tems of taxing corporations shareholders and capital gains. The methods and rates pro posed for corporate dividend and capital income in the government s tax White paper of last november Are closely re lated in a linked system. That proposed system is a Central feature of the White paper. The committee which Consi dered testimony from january to mid summer accepts the White paper idea of tax Relief for Low income canadians but balks at some of the proposed new tax rates in higher income brackets. It accepts the government proposal to drop the top rate of tax on personal incomes to about 50 per cent from the present bite of More than 80. Per cent. Privately owned corporations should be treated the same As those shares Are widely held the committee majority decided. Please see to ask Page 4 Waffle group wins f nationalize Energy nip Toronto up by a Surprise 20-to-l margin the Ontario new democratic party convention Friday endorsed a Waffle proposal for Public takeover or such Energy resource industries As Oil refineries and privately plane crash kills 29 Gram 37, of Niagara n.d., had been handcuffed in the please see Escapee Page 4 never stopped praying please see liberals Page 5 i i Brand onite wins a person i Brandon. Man. Was one of five canadians won prizes of j120.000 each with j Irish sweepstakes tickets oni Prince de Gables. Winner of to Day s Cambridgeshire Handicap at Newmarket. England. Three canadians won each with tickets on second place Rich boy and for won s24.000 each with tickets on v a Anthony who finished third. .00 to feet Bem by the bran was no. Skq55212 wider Indian head sask. Up i Don t think i stopped praying from the time we left the farm until we crashed in a Charlotte Braithwaite said Friday. My stomach was churning. I Don t think i be Ever been so said the 52-year old Farmer s wife held captive at gunpoint in a wild 190-mile Chase. The ordeal ended at noon when the car rolled Over near Swift current in the prov Ince s Southwest and ramp closed in on the armed Driver and his hostage. There was no gunfire. Mrs. Braithwaite was treated for minor injuries i Hospital and returned to her Home later i the Day. Police charged a 30-year-old Man with her kidnapping. Harold Halseth an Escapee from a mental Hospital m Washington state has Beer remanded without plea in Cus Tody to monday when he is to appear i Regina court mrs. Braithwaite. In an interview said her captor was cautious but for the most part not vicious. In fact at one Point he asked me if i would like a cop of Tea. While we were at the farmhouse i made him a frying pan full of eggs and while he was eating those he told me to make him a loaf of sandwiches. He also took a bag of apples. I Don t think he had eaten for Days by the Way he was gorging the gunman also took two White shirts some Slacks and shoes and two sports jackets belonging to mrs. Braith Waite s 26-year-old son Allen. She said he intended to use Allen s identity. When we left the farm he asked me which would be the Best Way to reach the Alberta Border. I told him the High Way two Miles South was the most direct route. But i did t Tell him that was the trans Canada High was and was patrolled by the mrs. Braithwaite said the car stopped i Moose jaw 110 Miles East of Swift current and her captor bought some he warned that America if base intervened in Arab affairs As it seemed ready to do in Jordan j i last month might net Only j Burn its fingers but even lose an Brezhnev thus elevated recent soviet press criticism of the United states to the level of Summit propaganda. His tone was measurably harsher than his foreign policy speech in Alma Ata aug. 28. Some observers said this was a significant part of the diffuse soviet response to the . Show of Force seen by both Western and soviet commentators in the activity in Farmers told to Plant owned Hydro utilities. The Resolution committing the party to a policy of nationalization of the province s Energy resources was hailed a major Victory for the Small Waffle group which follows the nationalistic theories of Toronto economist Melville Watkins. As the convention moves into its second Day today the Waffle influence May again be Felt As they seek election to key posts i on the nine member executive. Selection of a party Leader to replace retiring Donald Mac Silver plume Colo. A Donald takes place sunday in the Cream of the Wichita state University football team. Voting that starts at . Cd. Its top athletic officials and the three leadership contend some of its most Loyal fans were i ers Stephen Lewis and Walter killed when their game bound Pitman both members of the plane crashed into a Mountain provincial legislature and to Side while trying to Cross the Ronto taxi Denver Douglas Camp i Continental Divide of the Rocky Bell took part Friday night in a mountains Friday. Public debate at downtown Mas Twenty nine persons 13 of hal1 Morf than Ithem p l avers were killed. The Majenty of convention delegates players a co Pilot and a team president Nixon s trip to please see russian Page 4 convicts Saskatoon up Prairie the Colorado state patrol Farmers May be Able to resume i said there was no Chance of a near Normal planting routine i other survivors among the 40 i year although nearly one persons listed As passengers Eastern Mediterranean and Bush Jcj of gain we la Crew on the in storage. Otto Lang minister Martin 404. Responsible for the Canadian the aircraft dubbed the Gold wheat Board said Friday. Plane by the team was one of or. Lang suggested in an in two taking the squad its coach Ter View however that Farmers ing staff and boosters to Logan would have to Plant More Utah for a game today with coarse grains particularly bar Utah state where Wichita state Ley. Than in past years. Shockers hoped to break a even with the lift program and a possible Export of 700 the other called the million bushels of Grain we Are Black plane arrived safely with going to have on aug. 1. I971, 4 persons my Ludig 23 players about one billion bushels of a s s s t a n t coaches or. Lang said. Aboard was called i lift is a program of Federal subsidies to discourage growing of wheat. Or. Lang in Saskatoon to speak at the annual meeting of i his Home constituency the Sas i i new York a prison-1 Katoon Humboldt association ers i City jails held 23 hostages said the key to production is for today and took Over a third jail he government to determine to support their demands for j what the world potential will be speedier trials a review of bail and produce to meet that and improved conditions. I amount. Helmeted policemen went to he would meeting with the Kew gardens House of de government officials m a few ten taxi in the Borough of Queens weeks to make highlights of today s session will be an address by National party Leader t. C. Douglas and an evening banquet to Honor or. Macdonald who retires after 17 years As Leader. I not please see Public Page 4 hold hostages off and the rest of Wichita s 11 game season probably will be cancelled. Please see plane Page 5 Job for la hit band s credit card. He then packed two of his three guns in a suitcase i think he was surprised at How refused cells. Smoke please see never Page 15 criminal to be locked in their ithe government towards the Grain Industry. Out of that meeting would. Off Sis f information bombs were lobbed from the he Ofca in a c re ene Laud race ten tie women today a special Section reporting on the objectives activities achievements and officers women s organizations in the metropolitan Winnipeg area will be published this fall by the free press. If you Are a member of a women s club group of organization make sure your club is included. See Page 23 for cow Pete breaking through die doors. Doit those smoke bombs any prisoners shouted to the Warden. James Harrison. We won t Casse any More Broome if Yea Don t let the piss tear Gas Ticefe were new urls Tases hems Bem is Queens Jaii at Giantess Tot Row set . Sees benefits by Bob Lowery a political hassle was brewing Friday Over the employment of an elected new democratic party member of the Manitoba legislature in the Federal government s new Start adult education program at the Pas. Gordon e. Johnston l por Tage la Manitoba lib eral House Leader levelled a charge that the program i the Pas area has now become nip political tool in a Tetter he sent to Jean Marchand. Fed eral minister of regional economic expansion. Manitoba education minister Saul Miller said his department had nothing to do Frith the operation of the program avid asked whether there was any Pas Man staff in All appointments were made by of carrying the lift pro a to residents of the the Federal government. Gram into another year. Or. Arca please see Page Friday. Looking Titi and wider term tire steering committee Chand. At a news conference in stated Friday night that the legislative bowl dog Friday confrontation with Oref Refl aft Raomi. A we Vic he pointed Forest Bee fan that i for Matin had Kiata Indian Ami Erarte Farmr to need leaders Effres Jade area a Manber is the Pas for to Lefler or. Chi. Are to to or. Vhf if

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