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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - October 22, 1970, Winnipeg, ManitobaMarchand clarifies allegations Winnipeg free press thursday october 22, 1970 continued Man hand s statement wednes Day to a new Westminster b.c., radio station that the front d action poli Tique which is opposing mayor Jean drap eau in Montreal s civic election monday is a front for the Fly. Prime minister Trudeau invoked the War measures act last Friday partly at the request of mayor Drapeau who said there was an apprehended insurrection in Montreal. David Macdonald Mont today asked or. Trudeau 1o make a Complete statement giving reasons for proclamation of the act in View of the smears and innuendo going around. Or. Trudeau made no reply. Or. Trudeau told or. Lewis however that the government did not approve or. Mar i Chand s statement before it was made. Or. Stanfield opened the questioning by asking whether one reason for involving the Wai measures act was that Frap was an Fly front. Justice minister John Turner said or. Marchand himself had stated that there was no rela Tion Between the government s action and the Montreal elec Ion. Or. Stanfield again put his question. Or. Turner said reasons for invoking the War measures act had already been Given and rap was not one of them. Or. Stanfield then asked for a Ull government statement for a reasons for believing that rap was an Fly front As alleged by or. Marchand outside the commons. Canadians and Mon readers in particular were entitled to know the reasons he said. Or. Lewis asked whether Frap is an illegal organization under the War measures act. Or. Trudeau said or. Lewis is entitled to his own Legal interpretation. Or. Lewis asked whether the act will be applied against Frap. Or. Turner said this was responsibility of Justice minis or Jerome Choquette of Quebec and he had not discussed the matter with him. Or. Stanfield again asked for full statement in View of or. Marchand s extraordinary and farming comment. He got no reply. Former prime minister John Diefenbaker was ruled out o order by speaker Lucien Lamoureux when he tried to pin questions directly to or. Mar Chand. Or. Diefenbaker said a Wal of Protection was being built around or. Marchand. Who had either spoken out of his hat or attempted to influence the Montreal election. Or. Marchand had still not said a word at this Point. Or. Macdonald then asked or. Mar hand whether he would make a statement. Or. Marchand said he was not interfering in the Montreal election. He said he had used the word front incorrectly and should have used a French word in Stead. He did not say what that French word would have been. Or. Macdonald then asked he government to spell out the nature of the apprehended in or. Lewis asked or. Marc hand to explain his statement and present the evidence for it. Saigon censors press one member of the govern ment s censorship Board said in an interview that the deletions had been ordered by the government to prevent citizens from being panicked by re Montreal up two candidates for the front d action poli Tique Frap in the oct. 25 civic elections arrested Friday under the War measures act were among 48 persons released today by police a party spokesman said. The spokesman said or. Henri Bellemare 39, chief internist at Cartierville sacred heart Hospital and Jean Roy Printer were held incommunicado during their detention. We be seen both men and they Are tired but the spokesman added. Frap is running 32 Candi dates against mayor Jean dra Peau s civic party which currently holds 45 of the 52 City Council seats. Ports of wide scale communist infiltration. In fairness to the government it is not uncommon for Saigon s gossipy and que Ulous daily press to print stories critical of the administration of president Nguyen Van Thieu. But the press censorship Law works in mysterious ways and editors Are often in the dark As to when an edition May be seized. Sai gon s leading daily tin Sang Jie government s sharpest journalistic critic leads the league n go Vermeil seizures now numbering about 80. Ironically the Story that was excised from Saigon new spa ers wednesday morning was broadcast repeatedly on the red forces radio station in Saigon. It was also common Ossip in the capital among those who concern themselves with such things in another episode wednesday evening the English language Saigon Post appeared on the streets with two glaring Black spots on its front Page. They were paragraphs referring to reports that president Thieu had issued orders to provincial and District chiefs alerting them to be prepared to Cope with a unilateral ceasefire. A spokesman for the Saigon Post said the deletion was or continued dered by government censors. The government s official position is that it no longer engages in censorship. It is acknowledged that the govern ment sometimes makes suggestions but that these Are not binding on newspapers. However As one experienced Saigon editor described the process wednesday it is accepted Wisdom among publishers that if they do not follow gov ferment suggestions tons Are Likely to under the press Law. Their be smallest geese on stamp Washington the 1970-71 Federal Duck stamp bears the likeness of two Ross geese an uncommon species resting and preening. This the smallest Edi of geese about the size of a seized i Mallard Duck Winters in the valleys of California and is in Many Are Pink known in ule Eastern United forty per cent of bathrooms states about Ross geese in the United states Are Pink. Are believed to exist. 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