March 5, 1914

CON

Mr. ROGERS: (Minister of Public Works)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Bonaventure river, extension of training pier; Cross Point, wharf repair; Maria, extension of wharf; Paspebiac East breakwater; St. Charles de Caplan, extension of wharf.

2. By contract: Bonaventure river, contractor, R. M. LeBlanc; Maria, extension of wharf, contractor, Peter Nadeau and Sons, $5,634; Paspdbiac East, contractor, Peter Nadeau and- Sons; St. Charles de Caplan, contractor, Burns and Charleson, $6,933.

3. Day labour: Cross Point, wharf repairs, $2,556.17; Maria, wharf repairs and protection wall, $3,650.79; St. Charles de Caplan, $359.90.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   BONAVENTURE COUNTY PUBLIC WORKS.
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INTERCOLONIAL RAILWAY REFRIGERATOR CARS.

LIB

Mr. SINCLAIR:

Liberal

1. How many refrigerator cars are now available on the Intercolonial railway?

2. How many of said cars are equipped with steel wheels, so that they can he safely attached to passenger trains?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   INTERCOLONIAL RAILWAY REFRIGERATOR CARS.
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CON

Mr. REID: (Minister of Customs)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. 145 cars.

2. 13 cars.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   INTERCOLONIAL RAILWAY REFRIGERATOR CARS.
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SEA FISHERY STATISTICS.

LIB

Mr. SINCLAIR:

Liberal

1. What was the total expenditure in the calendar years of 1912 and 1913 in connection with printing and issuing the monthly bulletin of sea fishery statistics, including the salaries of all officers engaged in that branch of the service, and all other expenses whatsoever?

2. When was this bulletin first issued?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   SEA FISHERY STATISTICS.
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CON

Mr. HAZEN: (Minister of Marine and Fisheries; Minister of the Naval Service)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. 1912-13, $1,251.78; 1913-14, $1,222.15.

2. April, 1911.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   SEA FISHERY STATISTICS.
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THE 20TH BATTERY.


*Mr. GAUVRF.AU: 1. Was there a request made upon the Minister of Militia or his Department for the purchase or the renting of a hall at Fraserville, County of Temiscouata, in which to store the guns intended for the military drill of the 20th Battery of Fraserville? 2. If not, is it the intention of the Minister to rent a hall where these guns can be placed, and if he intends to do so, is he aware that Dub§ Hall, where said Fraserville Battery is having its drills, is said to be the best place for the storing of guns and for the officers' annua, military drills? 3. Has any other party or company applied for the renting of a hall which has been used as a shop, at Fraserville, in order to store the guns in said hall? 4. if so, what party or company, and at what price has such renting been offered?


CON

Mr. HAZEN (for the Minister of Militia): (Minister of Marine and Fisheries; Minister of the Naval Service)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Yes, a recommendation from the Offl cer Commanding the division for the renting of a hall temporarily, which is under consideration.

2. Answered by No. 1.

3. Question not understood.

4. Answered by No. 3.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   THE 20TH BATTERY.
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RONALD CURRIE.

CON

Mr. MACDONALD:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. When was Rinald Caine received in custody in Dorchester penitentiary on the sentence for perjury?

2. When was he discharged therefrom?

3. What were the reasons of his discharge?

4. Who applied for his discharge?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   RONALD CURRIE.
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CON

Charles Joseph Doherty (Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. DOHERTY:

I am not sure that the hon. member has the right name in this case.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   RONALD CURRIE.
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LIB

Edward Mortimer Macdonald

Liberal

Mr. MACDONALD :

No, that is a misprint for ' Ronald Currie.'

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   RONALD CURRIE.
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CON

Charles Joseph Doherty (Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. DOHERTY:

That question was

answered the other day.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   RONALD CURRIE.
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LIB

Edward Mortimer Macdonald

Liberal

Mr. MACDONALD:

Yes, but in some way the answer did not reach ' Hansard,' and the only way I knew to get it on ' Hansard ' was to ask the question again.

I would like to have the question amended by having the name 'Ronald Currie' substituted for the one that appears here.

Question stands.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   RONALD CURRIE.
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CANADIAN NORTHERN RAILWAY.

CON

Mr. MACDONALD:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Has the Canadian Northern Railway Company, by themselves or by any one on its behalf or in its interest, applied either verbally or in writing to the Government, or any minister or ministers of the Government, for any financial assistance to said company by way of loan or otherwise?

2. Has the question of assistance to the said company been discussed by the Government, or any member thereof, with any of . the officials of said company?

3. If so, what was the date of said application or discussion?

4. Has the Government come to any conclusion in regard to a policy of financially assisting the said company?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   CANADIAN NORTHERN RAILWAY.
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CON

Robert Laird Borden (Prime Minister; Secretary of State for External Affairs; President of the Privy Council)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BORDEN:

If any announcement

should become necessary with regard to the matters alluded to, it will be made in due course.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   CANADIAN NORTHERN RAILWAY.
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GRAND RAPIDS, ATHABASKA RIVER.

March 5, 1914