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November 9, 2016
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February 23, 1999
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October 29, 1947
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111ELLOFAX 18 Sanitized - Approved For Release : CIA-RDP82-00457R001000460007-7 COUNTRY Chile 25X1 A2g CENTRAL tNL 12244? INTELLIGENCE, REPORT SUBJECT Speech made rr President Gonzalez Videla In Valparaiso ORIGIN 25X1A6a LATE: 25X1A6a INFO. Din October 1947 PAGES SUPPLEMENT 25X1X6 1. President Gonzalez Videla made a speech at the National Women's Club Conference an 21 September at which he was reported as stating that he would use the sword if necessa.~y on those who opposed him. He a1.'so reportedly stated that he would govern with force because political parties are no good and are only- concerned with obtaining jobs for members. In another part of his speech he stated that the Ct nunist want Chile to be a Yugoslavia and him a Tito? At this point in his speech three Caaaaunist women, Elena Caferenum, Julieta Canpusano, and Maria Merchant, walked out of the auditorium, 2. Attempts were made to minimize and keep quiet the actual cone lions of the President's speech. High cabinet and congressional of'f'icials =3,y learned of it later, and its disclosure aroused a meeting of the Ccanision Mixta (Mixed Senatorial Cor ittee), which was convened on 23 September to discuss calling the Senate into a special. session in order to pass on Finance Minister Jorge Alessandri's economic an. Casraaittee members are reported to have made an official request that thu) Colima,, Secretax7 of the Chamfer of Deputies, ask the President to present an explanation of this speech. affecti document contains information he national defense of the United Sta the Espionage ithin the meaning of 32 as amended . . I 5Oy U.S.C. 31 and the revelation of its ansmission or manner to an unauthorize prohibited 'by law.. CLASSIFICATION Arc,~,ti~:s_ ?,;; llnited s. Qircc4,0r -entral ^ence to the CQtVFlC7c:., ^ [_ ir acoord.ce with the letter of i u er F `'S from the 1"his , :^~art is hereby regraded to son i a REFERENCF CEN#i7Ij.y tents iii any Sanitized - Approved For Release : CIA-RDP82-00457ROO1000 461007-7