June 1, 1908

LIB

William Paterson (Minister of Customs)

Liberal

Mr. PATERSON.

That is a border port. The revenue is $1,800 for nine months.

Topic:   SUPPLY-DUTY ON LUMBER.
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LIB
CON

William D. Staples

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. STAPLES.

Who is the officer at Portage la Prairie?

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LIB

William Paterson (Minister of Customs)

Liberal

Mr. PATERSON.

We have three or four.

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CON
LIB

William Paterson (Minister of Customs)

Liberal

Mr. PATERSON.

Mr. Marshall, the collector, gets $1,200. One gets $800 and another, $600.

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CON

William D. Staples

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. STAPLES.

What is the duty on a threshing machine costing $3,000 under the new tariff?

Topic:   SUPPLY-DUTY ON LUMBER.
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LIB

William Paterson (Minister of Customs)

Liberal

Mr. PATERSON.

It is 20 per cent; it was 25 per cent under the old tariff.

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CON

William D. Staples

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. STAPLES.

What is the difference in dollars and cents on a $3,000 outfit?

Topic:   SUPPLY-DUTY ON LUMBER.
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CON

William D. Staples

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. STAPLES.

You should be able to give me that information.

Topic:   SUPPLY-DUTY ON LUMBER.
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LIB

William Paterson (Minister of Customs)

Liberal

Mr. PATERSON.

If the hon. gentleman will come around to the department tomorrow we will get it for him.

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CON

William D. Staples

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. STAPLES.

I would like to get a definite promise from the minister as to what he is going to do about establishing a customs office at Carman.

Topic:   SUPPLY-DUTY ON LUMBER.
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LIB

William Paterson (Minister of Customs)

Liberal

Mr. PATERSON.

I will take the matter up with the commissioner.

Topic:   SUPPLY-DUTY ON LUMBER.
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CON

William D. Staples

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. STAPLES.

The minister has made me that promise every session during this parliament.

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CON
LIB

William Paterson (Minister of Customs)

Liberal

Mr. PATERSON.

We must make inquiries before we can do it.

Topic:   SUPPLY-DUTY ON LUMBER.
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William D. Staples

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. STAPLES.

I think it would be well

for the minister to state distinctly what he is prepared to do.

Topic:   SUPPLY-DUTY ON LUMBER.
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LIB

William Paterson (Minister of Customs)

Liberal

Mr. PATERSON.

We will have to make inquiry to find out the conditions and then look at the position of Carman on the map.

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June 1, 1908