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Jio liiBl7l--; Editor PHYLLrS SHAN L ALLFREY.
Making the best of
a baQ I D THERE was no STAR
last week because of a technical
breakdown. This is a dual issuefar
from perfect,but a sign of ersistmnce.
Contributions delivered late(a:uc1 as
WSS Conment)' will appear next week DV.
-And no more,,articles on the Camella
Francis affair until there are; really
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FREEDOM PARTY Convention
Readers, will find a picture of the
guest speaker,iHon. Miss Billie: Mil-
ler of,Barbados, and other details
in this -issue.
Dominica's Minister of. Finance
will not attend the meeting in An-
tigua on Mon.14 (re currency chan-
ges) .because he was not formally
invited, no currency act had been
passed and the House meets then.
GiHp. Thomas' Novel: RUtLER IN HIIIOONA
dramatized by Alwin Bully, will be
honoured at its 1st night (tonight)
by the presence of Vincent ian auth-
or Thomas himself: Gary Didier plays.
the 'anti-hero' .in a drama full of;
ironical glimpses into the way in
which power corrupts in a authentic
West Indian setting. 3ee & hear it
St.Gerarde- Ha1: -11,12,1th 8 pm.
STHE QSN 8 BIRTHDAY
Tomorrow, Saturday June 12, is the
official birthday of H.M.the Q een.
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Dominica Top Scores
IN, A STATE where the Premier is
deeply committed to .the pronot-
ion of- sport (and gambling?)Dom-
inica's recent wins in two sections
must be officially considered great!
With 26 points, Dominica won the
Windward Islands Heineken Cr icket
Tournament for the 2nd condedutive
year: their..4th culEWionship in a
row Since sharing with St.Vincent Zt
1973*: When St.Lucia took 1t t:inn-
ings points v.f DominieisBhei might
have gonleon to beat Grenada and St.
Vincent and, won; 'but her Orenada
match ended. in a draW, aand the one
against St.Vincent is a ma;r- -ormal-
ity for :2nd place: 12 points each.
*Irving Shillingford has probably
established a Windwards batting re-
cbrdwiti1aht aggregate of 471 runs,
. average 15r7 -i.96 season.
BASKETBALL. DOMINICA TAXI S TROPKH
The Windward Is. basketball .champ-.
ionship was wrenched from Grenada at
Windsor Park o. June 6 after a close
final.Grenada, who displayed the best
all-round play in the contestraced
into the lead and was 35-5 8 at the
interval. On resumption, Dominica fin-
al.ly, took over with spectators strozg-
ly behind them., First one team then,
the other led ,and at the final whis-
.tie Dominica was 77 to Grenada's 73,
beating St.Lucia 62-41i '(Genada 75
VS. St. Lucia's 48).
HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY June 14,10am
A Currency Bill (tacked on); a Bills
promoting Sport and Lotteries, and S
others; and Freedom sharpshooters on
the Nation Debt, Inc.Tax what will
replace it after 1979?- Uaisafe Roseau
Bridge, D/ca Royal Police Inquiry -
and (from Labour) Why, did Dr.Didier