2. Loan to be utilized for the retirement of five per cent Debentures maturing February 1, 1918.
3. Six and one-half per cent payable halfyearly. The Roan is for a term of five years, or at the option of the Province' the principal may be paid in part or whole prior to the said date of maturity with accrued interest.
4. No information.
Subtopic: FEDERAL LOAN TO SASKATCHEWAN.
J. Hector Chevrier, Rigaud, $350; Arthur Quesnel, Rigaud, $420; Odilon Brule, Rigaud, $490; Joseph Chevrier, Rigaud, $500.
3. Gaston Guerin, the lowest tenderer, having urged his inability 'to perform the service owing to his residence in Montreal, the contract was awarded to J. Hector Chevrier, whose tender was the next lowest received.