April 22, 1914

QUESTIONS.


(Questions answered orally are indicated by an asterisk.)


VANCOUVER ORANGE LODGE RESOLUTION.

LIB
CON

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

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BORDEN:

A copy of the resolution alluded to, without any covering letter, has been received by the Prime Minister. No reply has been sent. The Government does not feel called upon to offer any opinion in reply to the third and fourth questions.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   VANCOUVER ORANGE LODGE RESOLUTION.
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PROTECTION OF CANADIANS IN MEXICO.

CON

William Foster Cockshutt

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. COCKSHUTT:

1 In the event of war between the United States and Mexico, will the Government take any precautions to insure the safety of the lives and property of Canadians in the latter country?

2. If so, what action will be taken?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   PROTECTION OF CANADIANS IN MEXICO.
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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:

During the past eighteen months representations' with regard to the matter alluded to have been made to the imperial Government on several different occasions. In case further representations should be deemed necessary from time to time, they will be made without any delay.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   PROTECTION OF CANADIANS IN MEXICO.
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CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY IRRIGATED LANDS.

LIB

Mr. BUCHANAN:

Liberal

1. In the agreement made between the Government of Canada and the Canadian Pacific Railway Company, whereby the latter company was enabled to get their land grant m one block for the purpose of establishing the present irrigation system east of Calgary in Alberta, was a minimum price fixed which the company

could charge for irrigable lands? If so, what wag the price?

2. Is the Government aware whether the Canadian Pacific Railway Company, which now hold these lands, is adhering to their agreement in this respect?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   CANADIAN PACIFIC RAILWAY IRRIGATED LANDS.
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LIB

COST OP DRILL HALLS AND ARMOURIES.

LIB

John Howard Sinclair

Liberal

Mr. SINCLAIR:

What is the total sum expended in drill halls and armouries in all the provinces of Canada between October 10, 1911, and December 31, 1913?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   COST OP DRILL HALLS AND ARMOURIES.
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L-C

Samuel Hughes (Minister of Militia and Defence)

Liberal-Conservative

Mr. S. HUGHES:

The total cost of

drill halls and armouries constructed by the Department of Militia and Defence between October 10, 1911, and December 31, 1913, is $1,063,000, including those under construction at the latter date.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   COST OP DRILL HALLS AND ARMOURIES.
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INTERCOLONIAL RAILWAY PROPERTY PURCHASE AT MONCTON.

LIB

Mr. TURGEON:

Liberal

1. What Is the sum total of the cost to the Intercolonial railway to date of the so called P. S. Archibald property in Moncton, N.B., including original purchase and all expenses in connection therewith and the securing of title thereto?

2. What Is the monthly rental paid for the use and occupation of said property by P. P.

Brady, general superintendent of said railway, and what does said rental charge include? '

3. Is water, light, fuel and ice furnished free to the said occupant or tenant?

4. What is the yearly salary paid to the said P. P. Brady as general superintendent, what expenses are allowed him in addition and what do they amount to yearly?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   INTERCOLONIAL RAILWAY PROPERTY PURCHASE AT MONCTON.
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CON

Mr. J. D. REID: (Minister of Customs)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Total cost to date, $28,042.60.

2. A monthly rental of $25 per month is collected, including water.

3. No, with the exception of water, which is included in monthly rental.

4. Yearly salary $7,500; no expenses in addition are allowed.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   INTERCOLONIAL RAILWAY PROPERTY PURCHASE AT MONCTON.
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MANITOBA SCHOOL LANDS.

LIB

Mr. NEELY:

Liberal

1. Has the Government sold any school lands in the province of Manitoba since October 1, 1911, to March 1, 1914, other than bv public auction after proper and sufficient advertisement?

2. If so, what parcels and to whom have they been sold?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   MANITOBA SCHOOL LANDS.
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LIB

April 22, 1914