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They demand Fred Fawcett's release. A 180-name petition demanding the release of Fred Fawcett; the Owen Sound farmer who has been held in mental hospitals for 3 1/2 years; was delivered to Premier Robarts' office today by Grey County farmers; from left; Earl J. Boyle; Maynard Purdy; Miss Reta Fawcett; Fred's sister; Beverly Boyle; 16; and Emerson Welsh. Fawcett was declared mentally ill when he refused to pay taxes on his farm. Open in full size

They demand Fred Fawcett's release. A 180-name petition demanding the release of Fred Fawcett; the Owen Sound farmer who has been held in mental hospitals for 3 1/2 years; was delivered to Premier Robarts' office today by Grey County farmers; from left; Earl J. Boyle; Maynard Purdy; Miss Reta Fawcett; Fred's sister; Beverly Boyle; 16; and Emerson Welsh. Fawcett was declared mentally ill when he refused to pay taxes on his farm.

Picture, 1965, English

They demand Fred Fawcett's release. A 180-name petition demanding the release of Fred Fawcett; the Owen Sound farmer who has been held in mental hospitals for 3 1/2 years; was delivered to Premier Robarts' office today by Grey County farmers; from left; Earl J. Boyle; Maynard Purdy; Miss Reta Fawcett; Fred's sister; Beverly Boyle; 16; and Emerson Welsh. Fawcett was declared mentally ill when he refused to pay taxes on his farm.

Picture, 1965, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Owen Sound

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0107566f