Saturday, June 11, 2011

80 years ago: June 11, 1931

The old subject of Labrador ownership is revived by the announcement of Premier Bennett that Canada is considering its purchase. without much question, whatever money Newfoundland can get for the territory will be more useful than the property. If the negotiations become serious, however, a nice point will be raised in Newfoundland's authority to sell.

— Toronto Globe, June 11, 1931

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