March 12, 1914

CON

Mr. ROGERS: (Minister of Public Works)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Yes.

2. (a) 10th February, 1911; (b) $13,365; *(c) J. F. Boyd.

3. $1,500.

4. (a) Yes; (b) Not yet but will be.

5. No, work was completed by day labour.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   FRENCH RIVER DAM CONTRACT.
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PURCHASE OF REFRIGERATOR CARS.

CON

Mr. MACDONALD:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Di i the Government purchase any refrigerator cars from The Armstrong Refrigerator Company or from E. E. Armstrong, of Fal-1913t-'h' Hants county, in the years 1912 or

2. If so, how many and what prices were paid?

3. Has anything been spent for repairs to said cars since their purchase? If so how much?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   PURCHASE OF REFRIGERATOR CARS.
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CON

Mr. REID: (Minister of Customs)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Yes; from E. E. Armstrong, in January and March, 1913.

2. Five; at $1,300 each.

3. No repairs other than the ordinary [DOT]operating repairs.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   PURCHASE OF REFRIGERATOR CARS.
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NATIONAL TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILWAY STATIONS.

CON

Mr. ROULAY:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Who has heen awarded the contract for the construction of the stations on the Transcontinental Railway, between Doucet and Parent stations?

2. What amount has been paid to the contractors for each of the stations up to this date, including material and work?

3. Have these buildings been erected by subcontractors?

4. If so, is the Government responsible, or has it any control over the paying of the subcontractors?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   NATIONAL TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILWAY STATIONS.
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CON

Mr. REID: (Minister of Customs)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. John King, of Fort William, Ont.

2. Paid on stations at Timbrell, $2,520; at Strachan, $2,520; at Greening, $2,250; at Oscalanea, $2,250; at Clova, $2,401.87; at Coquar, $2,250; at Monet, $2,250.

3. The Department has no information.

4. No.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   NATIONAL TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILWAY STATIONS.
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FRASERVILLE HARBOUR WORKS.

LIB

*Mr. GAUVREAU:

Liberal

1. Has the Minister of Public Works, or the acting Minister of Railways and Canals, and the Postmaster General, interviewed a delegation from Fraserville, comprising Messrs. LeBel, Riou and J. P. Michaud, in connection with the works at the harbour at Fraserville?

2. If so, is it true, as reported by these gentlemen, that the above mentioned Ministers or any of them have promised to have said works started during the summer of 1914?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   FRASERVILLE HARBOUR WORKS.
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CON

Louis Coderre (Minister of Mines; Secretary of State of Canada)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. CODERRE:

No such official interview took place. *Mr. GAUVREAU:

Has the Postmaster General recently telegraphed to anyone at Fraserville, ordering him to come to Ottawa in company with a delegation of members of the Board of Trade, in connection with the improvements! to the harbour at Fraserville? If so, to whom?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   FRASERVILLE HARBOUR WORKS.
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CON

Louis-Philippe Pelletier (Postmaster General)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. PELLETIER:

There is no such official correspondence.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   FRASERVILLE HARBOUR WORKS.
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ISLE VERTE WHARF.

LIB

Mr. GAUVREAU:

Liberal

1. Has Joseph Collin, superintendent of the improvements to the wharf at Isle Verte, County of Temiscouata, received from the Government, the Department or any officer of the Public Works, any order for the purchase in advance of the necessary wood in connection with said works?

2. Are the superintendents of improvements to wharfs allowed to buy, in their own name, wood, in order to sell it back to the Government when the improvements are afterwards ordered?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   ISLE VERTE WHARF.
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QUEBEC HARBOUR COMMISSION ATTORNEY.

LIB

*Mr. GAUVREAU:

Liberal

1. Has Mr. Stewart, attorney for the Quebec Harbour Commission, been replaced? If so, by whom ?

2. What is the salary attached to the position?

3. Was it increased in favour of the present holder?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   QUEBEC HARBOUR COMMISSION ATTORNEY.
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CON

John Douglas Hazen (Minister of Marine and Fisheries; Minister of the Naval Service)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. HAZEN:

The Department has no information.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   QUEBEC HARBOUR COMMISSION ATTORNEY.
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FENIAN RAID BOUNTIES.

LIB

Mr. SINCLAIR:

Liberal

1. What are the names of the Board who investigated the claims of applicants under

the Fenian Raid Volunteer Bounty Act and the remuneration paid to each to date?

2. Has this Board completed its work? If not, when does the Department expect that the work of the Board will be completed?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   FENIAN RAID BOUNTIES.
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LIB

Mr. HUGHES:

Liberal

1. (a) This information is contained in the Report of the Board of Inquiry laid on the table of the House on the 9th instant.

(b) No remuneration, except $6 per diem subsistence allowance to the President of the Board, and $5 per diem subsistence allowance to the members. The fees of the legal adviser to the Board under consideration by the Department of Justice, as per Order in Council contained in Report of the Board of Inquiry laid on the table on the 9th instant, page 30..

2. Yes.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   FENIAN RAID BOUNTIES.
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March 12, 1914