January 17, 2018

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Closeted councillor a victim of the times

Attempted gross indecency charge brought an abrupt end to the promising political career of Charles H. Spence

Heimskringla archives</p><p>A Charles Spence ad that ran in Winnipeg’s Icelandic newspaper, Heimskringla, during the 1958 Winnipeg civic election campaign.</p></p>

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A Charles Spence ad that ran in Winnipeg’s Icelandic newspaper, Heimskringla, during the 1958 Winnipeg civic election campaign.

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