Salient: Victoria University Students' Paper. Vol. 29, No. 14. 1966.
A special executive meeting is to be held to determine what altitude the students' association will take following Mr. P. A. Barnes's statement and the Prime Minister's letter.
At a normal meeting of the executive last Wednesday, men's vice-president Ian McKinnon unsuccessfully sought the resclsion of the executive's motion condemning Mr. Barnes.
The move, which was deleated by 11 votes to two. followed the publication of Mr. Barnes's statement.
It was Mr. McKinnon's in— tention to move a new motion criticising Mr. Barnes's actions, but in terms less strong than the condemnation of Mr. Laurenson.
However executive members were in no mood to weaken their stand.