April 10, 1901

L-C

Mr. HACKETT asked :

Liberal-Conservative

1. How many stations for poultry fattening had the government in Priace Edward Island last year?

2. Were the results satisfactory, and is it the intention of the government to continue the experiment ?

3. Who was the person employed at the chicken fattening station at Alberton, West Prince?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   POULTRY FATTENING STATIONS.
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CON

Mr. BARKER.

Conservative (1867-1942)

4. WTho recommended him, what qualifications had he for the work, and was it satisfactory ?

5. How long was he employed, and what was the amount of his wages?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   POULTRY FATTENING STATIONS.
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The MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE (Hou. Sydney Fisher) :

1. The government had four poultry fattening stations in Prince Edward Island, namely, at Charlottetown, Eldon, Mount Stewart and Alberton.

2. The results were satisfactory, and it Is the intention of the government to continue such poultry fattening stations.

3. Mr. H. J. Matthews was the person employed at the chicken fattening station at Alberton.

4. His work was satisfactory.

5. He was employed for about two and a half months, and received remuneration amounting to $92.50.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   POULTRY FATTENING STATIONS.
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MAIL CONTRACT, GANANOQUE.

CON

Mr. TAYLOR asked : (Chief Opposition Whip; Whip of the Conservative Party (1867-1942))

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Who had the contract for gathering the mail from the street letter-boxes at the town of Gananoque, previous to the 1st April, 1901?

2. Has a new contract been made? If so, with whom?

3. Were tenders called for?

4. What was the price paid for year previous to 1st April, 1901?

5. What is the present contract price?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   MAIL CONTRACT, GANANOQUE.
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LIB

Hon. JAMES SUTHERLAND : (Minister Without Portfolio)

Liberal

1. Wm. Gray.

2. New contract has not been completed. Service performed by D. E. Jackson since 1st April, 1901.

3. No.

4. One hundred and fifty dollars.

5. One hundred and forty-five dollars.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   MAIL CONTRACT, GANANOQUE.
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NEW POST OFFICES.

LIB

Arthur Aimé Bruneau

Liberal

Mr. BRUNEAU asked :

How many new post offices have been established in each of the provinces since 1st August, 1896? ,

Topic:   NEW POST OFFICES.
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LIB

ST. ANNE'S LOCK SUPERINTENDENT.

LIB

Mr. BRUNEAU asked :

Liberal

1. Who is the superintendent of St. Anne's lock?

2. What is his salary?

3. 'Was the appointment made by an order' in council?

Topic:   ST. ANNE'S LOCK SUPERINTENDENT.
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The MINISTER OF RAILWAYS AND CANALS (Hon. A. O. Blair) :

1. Mr. S. D. Hamilton is the overseer of St. Anne's lock ; there is no superintendent of this lock.

2. Fifty dollars per .month.

3. No.

Topic:   ST. ANNE'S LOCK SUPERINTENDENT.
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SOREL POST OFFICE REVENUE.

LIB

Mr. BRUNEAU asked :

Liberal

1. What is the total revenue of the Sorel post office for the last fiscal year?

2. What was the amount in 1896?

3. What is the present salary of the postmaster?

4. Is he bound to pay his assistants out of his -salary?

5. If so, does the department know how much the postmaster of Sorel has to pay them, and what is his net salary?

Topic:   SOREL POST OFFICE REVENUE.
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Hon. JAMES SUTHERLAND : (Minister Without Portfolio)

Liberal

1. Two thousand one hundred and twenty-two dollars and forty-three cents.

2. Two thousand three hundred and fifty dollars and twenty-seven cents.

3. Nine hundred and fifty dollars, including $200 for forward duty.

4. Yes.

5. No.

Topic:   SOREL POST OFFICE REVENUE.
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EXPERIMENTAL FARM REPORT.

LIB

Mr. BRUNEAU asked :

Liberal

1. What are the respective dates on which the English and the French editions of the Experimental Farm Report of December 1, 1899, were printed and distributed ?

2. Is it true that the French edition of the report was printed and distributed one year and more later than the English edition?

3. If so, is it the intention of the Department of Agriculture, with a view to the interests of the French-speaking agricultural class in the country to adopt suitable means to ensure the printing and distribution of the French edition of the report of the Experimental Farm simultaneously with the English edition?

Topic:   EXPERIMENTAL FARM REPORT.
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The MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE (Hon. Sydney Fisher).

The Department of Agriculture has not full control of the printing and distribution of these reports.

Topic:   EXPERIMENTAL FARM REPORT.
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LABOUR ORGANIZATIONS.

CON

Mr. CLARKE asked :

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. What labour organizations in the Dominion of Canada was Bill No. 47, now before the parliament of Canada, submitted to by the government?

2. What labour organizations approve of the Bill as it is now printed?

3. What labour organizations, if any, opposed the provisions of the Bill?

Topic:   LABOUR ORGANIZATIONS.
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April 10, 1901