August 8, 1904

SUPPLY.

CON
LIB

William Stevens Fielding (Minister of Finance and Receiver General)

Liberal

Mr. FIELDING.

That is all the more reason why he should be here.

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CON

David Henderson

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. HENDERSON.

The hon. gentleman does not leave the city I understand, till one o'clock to-morrow. So, he can have the morning hours.

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LIB

Joseph Raymond Fournier Préfontaine (Minister of Marine and Fisheries)

Liberal

Mr. PREFONTAINE.

If the hon. gentleman will guarantee me that we shall get through the whole thing-

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LIB

Joseph Raymond Fournier Préfontaine (Minister of Marine and Fisheries)

Liberal

Mr. PREFONTAINE.

The hon. gentleman (Mr. Sam. Hughes) need not be so bombastic. It is understood that at eleven o'clock to-morrow we can go on. 1 have not many items to discuss and I think I can satisfy the House concerning them.

Motion withdrawn.

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ADJOURNMENT-DATE OF PROROGATION.

LIB

William Stevens Fielding (Minister of Finance and Receiver General)

Liberal

Mr. FIELDING.

Is it the wish of hon. gentlemen opposite that we should adjourn now ?

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CON
LIB

William Stevens Fielding (Minister of Finance and Receiver General)

Liberal

Mr. FIELDING.

Then I move the adjournment.

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CON

Thomas Simpson Sproule

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. SPROULE.

I suppose supply will be the first thing taken up to-morrow ?

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LIB

William Stevens Fielding (Minister of Finance and Receiver General)

Liberal

Mr. FIELDING.

Yes.

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CON

David Henderson

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. HENDERSON.

May I ask the hon. gentleman (Mr. Fielding) who leads the House if he expects prorogation to-morrow?

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William Stevens Fielding (Minister of Finance and Receiver General)

Liberal

Mr. FIELDING.

No. But I think there is an expectation that we may close up our business to-morrow, if we work hard, and that prorogation may take place at noon on Wednesday.

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Motion agreed to, and House adjourned at 1 a.m. Tuesday.


HOUSE 0E COMMONS.


Tuesday, August 9. 1904


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Hon. W. S.@

FIELDING (Minister of Finance) moved that the House go into Committee of Supply.

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August 8, 1904