The Canadian Press

1991-12-15 | Smallwood

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The late Joey Smallwood once said in an interview that Confederation with Canada in 1949 was the only choice for Newfoundland. He said the alternatives -- continued British domination or some unspecified, possible union with the United States -- were unacceptable.

Date: 1991-12-15
Placeline: St John's, NL, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 22 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << in my opinion at that time the link with Canada under the terms and conditions that were offered was the right thing and was a good thing and one thing that would bring the greatest benefit from the growth of blessings to to argue planned people I was convinced of that at that time >>

Clip ID: 19911215CPCN003