Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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National Audio 2:05 PM ET

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NAT109 - (Viola-Desmond-Bill) WINNIPEG. x-13s. Canada is marking a money milestone today. The first banknote featuring a Canadian woman on the front is now in circulation. The 10-dollar bill features Viola Desmond, who was arrested after refusing to leave a whites-only section of a Nova Scotia theatre in 1946. Desmond's sister, Wanda Robson, says it's a special day. ("..is in good company.") (SOURCE:The Canadian Press)

TAG: Robson spoke to dignitaries at the Canadian Museum For Human Rights in Winnipeg, which is shown on the back of the new bill.

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