The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida on March 29, 1998 · Page 22
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The Palm Beach Post from West Palm Beach, Florida · Page 22

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THE PALM BEACH POST SUNDAY, MARCH 29, 1998 23A, Hepatitis sufferers protest pay plan Canadian news Lifelong memories One-hour photos 20,000 Canadians infected with the disease before 1986. "I suggest to you that this is a disgrace to the people in this room and to Canadians across the country," shouted Mark Bul-brook, who suffers from HIV and hepatitis C. The Canadian Red Cross, the country's main blood screening agency, introduced a hepatitis C blood screening test in 1990, four years after a similar test was approved for use in the United States. The federal and provincial governments are refusing to compensate anyone who contracted the disease before the U.S. test was available. Renters .-.-TORONTO Yelling "shame," and throwing papers, ; angry victims of Canada's tainted ,bood scandal took control of a , government news conference Friday designed to showcase a $iQ billion compensation package for victims. ' Dozens of people suffering 'frfim hepatitis C harangued fed-efal and provincial health ministers as they provided details of fhe compensation, which covers about 22,000 Canadians infected through tainted blood between January 1, 1986 and July 1, 1990. Canada's health minister, Allan Rock, said the governments would also provide assistance to a smaller group that was infected with hepatitis C or HIV by loved ones who received tainted blood transfusions. "We have .concluded a very important agreement on a national approach to assistance for a group of people whose lives have been affected by the blood tragedy during this period," Rock said. But hepatitis C victims blasted Rock and his colleagues for offering too little and for refusing to compensate the estimated oooooooooooooooooooooooo n - p.p. . if o"''.'i' ,np.v ii s-iKjyV,, f 1,1..) Tot to jWi . hil "iH K " - hi 1" I EXPIRES 5309H EXPIRES 5KlyH DUiV Second set of prints for an additional -Mil $2 Zm& Experts Next Day Service $2off Kodak Premium Processing TO RKhKKM: EiuLw this c.hiinu .inJ .nv r..ll .. I 10. 126. Jiw ur tliniit tull-tr.diK- vnli tr pnm film in .i film lU'Vvl.fini; nrJcr iniupi' ,mJ write "Spcti.il t.'imptin" in tlio 'ptti.il motriiktii'm Kx. lk-r nut v.iltj tur p.innr.iinii. tilin. Onv lihi.h per mil. imv rH jvr envoi ijv. M.u nut K- eumhini'J w itli ,tn nther ckhivhi ur -pet, ul-pnce utter. 24-EXR o It And One-Hour Processing TO REDEEM: Prtfni ihiv e.-upnn .inJ -ne mil l 110. I 26. Jim: -r IStmii tiill-lr.iine eulor prini tilin .( tlie T.trfvt One-Huur Plvm L-ii". tternut .ilid tor p.in.ir.miit ur APS tilin. One tuiipon per mil M.u not K-emnhined with .invtrtherttHipun or vpeei.il-prn e utter. Money! TARGET TARGET M Thousands of Yards h 'fffilt' W' Values to '30yd, 1 f -maE1 M - now I95-$9.95, . .kW m FREE Custom French Pleated Draperies with Fabirc Purchase Wwt Palm Btach location only Verticals Draperies Vertiscapes- Bedspreads Carpeting Shutters FREE Decorator Service FREE Measuring & Estimates FREE Written Warranty FREE 24 Hour Service U VERII CALS and DRAPERIES I k-!.ViJli3mr.PVii.i;.fi?-r.,JJi;-?'tTnirri DE5IGNER5 7th Ave. & European New Couture Designer Women's Apparel at Discount Prices GOING GOING GONE! Very Last Qkamce: Better Designer Couture! Factory Direct 30 Years Experience GU C5 s3 O Website oww.verUscapes.com Mon thru Frl 9am to 5pm Sat 9am to lpm. Convenient In-Home Day Evening Appointments Lake Worth 3064 Jog Road Buttonmxxl Pirn. SI Comer ottotbiloa 968-0833 West Palm Beach 6598 No. Military Tr. 14 mi. so. of Blue Heron 842-3710 Boynton Beach 9770 So. Military Tr. B-t HI. Comer Boynton TrtHClr. Military S Boynton Bexh Bind. 737-2660 Royal Palm & Wellington 790-4188 Boca Raton 393-8466 CLOSING TIL NOVEMBER LAST CHANCE! xTTTT SUNDAY, MARCH 29 WAREHOUSE CLEARANCE ens Award Ml THRU worn TUESDAY, MARCH 31 OPEN 10AM-5PM WE WILL OPEN OUR ROYAL TALM BEACH WAREHOUSE TO THE PUBLIC TO LIQUIDATE OUR EXCESS INVENTORY, OUR FACTORY SECONDS, AND OUR DISCONTINUED ITEMS BELOW WI IOLESALE COST. SALE ft 50-70 OFF RETAIL SNUGGLE BUNNY 1 $tQ99 r?j 111;' v. - r FIRST QUALITY LIST TRICE : dd.0Q OR u Reg. W 104.999 ea-Sizes 4 to 24 J: .v:-'via TV 2 FACTORV Vll ' seconiis 1 'v ( r Similar to illustration I 1ST PR If T 120.00' CHRISTMAS 27 INCH DOLLS ORNAMENT CLOSEOUT 5,000 COCKTAIL DRESSES, EVENING GOWNS, PANT SUITS, DINNER DRESSES & SPORTSWEAR from our better couture department will be LIQUIDATED IN THREE DAYS. The lowest price, the best couture apparel, the? latest syle -ALL FOR THE PRICE OF THE BUTTONS. WILL CLOSE COUTURE DEPARTMENT IS THREE DAYS - SEW SPRISG : SPORTSUTAR ARRIV1SG IS THREE DAYS. ii 17" PREEMIE $12" LIST TRICE WV d ATLANTIC OCEAN " lis O - c uj g STATE RD. 7 m U S 441 jE uj V.RloSi LOCATED IN g IH -a ROYAL PALM BEAO W ma? BUSINESS PARK 260-B BUSINESS PARK WAY ROYAL PALM BEACH, FLORIDA

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