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Donna meets the chief. Donna Bentley, 22, gets a handshake from former prime minister John Diefenbaker in Toronto today. The Chief was at the downtown Simpson's store autographing copies of his two-volume memoirs, One Canada. About 400 people waited up to 30 minutes in line to meet Diefenbaker. Apart from autographs and handshakes they got vintage Dief comments - mixture of serious politics and political humor. Open in full size

Donna meets the chief. Donna Bentley, 22, gets a handshake from former prime minister John Diefenbaker in Toronto today. The Chief was at the downtown Simpson's store autographing copies of his two-volume memoirs, One Canada. About 400 people waited up to 30 minutes in line to meet Diefenbaker. Apart from autographs and handshakes they got vintage Dief comments - mixture of serious politics and political humor.

Picture, 1976, English

Donna meets the chief. Donna Bentley, 22, gets a handshake from former prime minister John Diefenbaker in Toronto today. The Chief was at the downtown Simpson's store autographing copies of his two-volume memoirs, One Canada. About 400 people waited up to 30 minutes in line to meet Diefenbaker. Apart from autographs and handshakes they got vintage Dief comments - mixture of serious politics and political humor.

Picture, 1976, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Diefenbaker; John (portraits 1976 - 1978)

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0043867f