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The notes transcribed from the back of this photograph are as follows: Clayton RUBY Toronto; Lawyer at rally opposing War Measures Act Clayton Ruby, one of a group of Toronto lawyers and law students who called a rally to protest against the invoking of the War Measures Act, addresses the crowd in Nathan Phillips square. The lawyers described proclamation of the act as a The notes written and typed on the back of this photograph, from the time it was printed, are as follows: Clayton RUBY Toronto; Lawyer at rally opposing War Measures Act Clayton Ruby, one of a group of Toronto lawyers and law students who called a rally to protest against the invoking of the War Measures Act, addresses the crowd in Nathan Phillips square. The lawyers described proclamation of the act as a transparent
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DATED
October 18, 1970
PRINTED IN THE GLOBE AND MAIL
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Scanned from a print, and later selected by the National Gallery for its Cutline exhibition
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Clayton RUBY Toronto; Lawyer at rally opposing War Measures Act Clayton Ruby, one of a group of Toronto lawyers and law students who called a rally to protest against the invoking of the War Measures Act, addresses the crowd in Nathan Phillips square. The lawyers described proclamation of the act as a "wholly unwarranted abrogation of the basic rights and liberties of all Canadians."
JOHN McNEILL / The Globe and Mail
49 YEARS AGOIN NEWS
Pierre Trudeau was Prime Minister
The Liberals were in power
Richard M. Nixon was President

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