A Newfoundland referendum resulted in a 69,000 to 64,000 victory for self-government rather than joining Canada. Another vote on July 22 of the same year returned a majority for union with Canada. Thank goodness they changed their minds; Canadian popular culture would be severely diminished otherwise.
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