1970 - Toronto
PLQ Leadership convention
1970 FILE PHOTO - ARCHIVES -
Looking happy before his defeat in the Quebec Liberal leadership race was announced; Claude Wagner (left) clasps hands with federal labor minister Bryce Mackasey.
After Robert Bourassa won the leadership Mackasey had to persuade the then-grim Wagner to mount the podium in Quebec city and shake hands with Bourassa; which prevented an open split among the Liberals at the convention.
PHOTO : Reg INNELL - Toronto Star Archives -...
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