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OF THE DEBATES OF THE HOUSE OF COMMONS OF THE DOMINION OF CANADA FOURTH SESSION-THIRTEENTH PARLIAMENT 10-11 GEORGE V, 1920 IN FIVE VOLUMES
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VOLUME CXLI COMPRISING THE PERIOD FROM THE TWENTY-SIXTH DAY OF FEBRUARY TO THE SEVENTH DAY OF APRIL, 1920, INCLUSIVE.
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MEMBERS OF THE GOVERNMENT OF THE RIGHT HONOURABLE SIR ROBERT LAIRD BORDEN P.C., G.C.M.G., K.C., LL.D. AT THE OPENING OF THE FOURTH SESSION OF THE THIRTEENTH PARLIAMENT THE MINISTRY
First Minister, Secretary of State for External Affairs Minister of Trade and Commerce Minister of Justice and Attorney General Rt. Hon. Sib Robert Laird Borden, P.C. G.C.M.G., K.C., LL.D. Rt. Hon. Sir George Eulas Foster, P.C.
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Rt. Hon. Charles Joseph Doherty, K.C., D.C.L. LL.D. Minister of Railways and Canals Hon. John Dowsley Reid, M.D. Minister of the Interior and Superintendent General ' of Indian'Affairs Hon. Arthur Meighen, K.C., B.A. Minister of Customs and Inland Revenue Hon. Martin Burrell. ^ ^ n Minister of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment Hon. Sir James Alexander Lougheed, K.C.M.G,
Postmaster General Hon. Pierre Edouard Blondin. Minister of Marine and Fisheries and Minister of the Naval Service Hon. Charles Colquhoun Ballantyne. Secretary of State and Minister of Mines Rt. Hon. Arthur Lewis Sifton. Minister of Immigration and Colonization Hon. James Alexander Calder. President of the Privy Council and Minister of Public Health Hon. Newton Wesley Rowell, K.C. Minister of Labour!!..' Hon. Gideon Decker Robertson. Minister of Finance Hon. Sir Henry Lumley Drayton, K.C. Minister of Agriculture Hon. Simon Fraser Tolmie. Minister of Militia and Defence Hon. Hugh Guthrie, K.C. Minister of Public Works Vacant. Solicitor General Vacant. Parliamentary Secretary for External Affairs F. H. Keefer, K.C. Parliamentary Secretary for the Department of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment Lieut.-Col. Hugh Clark. iii
Speaker Hon. Edgar N. Rhodes, K.C., B.A., LL.B. Deputy Speaker and Chairman of Committees. .George H. Boivin, K.C., B.A. Clerk of the House W. B. Northrup, K.C., M.A. Serjeant-at-Arms Editor of Debates Thomas P. Owens. Associate Editor of Debates... Official Reporters of Debates :- English : George Simpson, Robert C. Dunbar, F. W. S. Galbraith, Earl C. Aoung, H. E. Oliver, W. H. Dickson, Frederick Berryman, T. S. Hubbard. French : J. O. Marceau, Marcel Gabard. SELECT COMMITTEE ON OFFICIAL REPORT OF DEBATES : Messieurs : Ballantyne, Burnham, Chabot, Devlin, Elkin, Foster (Sir George), Hocken, Kay, Lemieux, McKenzie, McLeod, Marcil (Bonaventure), Munson and Richardson. Chairman : R. L. Richardson. v
ALPHABETICAL LIST OF THE MEMBERS OF THE HOUSE OF COMMONS
Fourth Session-Thirteenth Parliament. Allan, George William-Winnipeg, S. Riding. Ames, Sir Herbert Brown, Kt.-St. Antoine. Anderson, Robert King-Halton. Andrews, George William-Winnipeg Centre. Archambatjlt, Joseph-Chambly and Vercheres. Argue, Ira Eugene-Swift Current. Armstrong, John A. Macdonald-York, N. Riding. Armstrong, Joseph Emmanuel-Lambton, E. Riding. Arthurs, James-Parry Sound. Baldwin, Willis Keith-Stanstead. Ballantyne, Hon. Charles Colquhoun-St. Law-rence-St. George. Ball, Robert James-Grey, Southeast Riding. Beland, Hon. Henri Severin-Beauce. Best, John-Dufferin. Blair, William John-Battle River. Blake, Matthew Robert-Winnipeg, N. Riding. Botvin, George Henry-Shefford. Bolton, Ferris-Lisgar. Bonnell, Saul-Kootenay, E. Riding. Borden, Rt. Hon. Sir Robert Laird, G.C.M.G.- Kings (N.S.). Bourassa, Joseph Boutin-Levis. Bowman, James-Huron, N. Riding. Boyce, George-Carleton. Boyer,Gustave-Vaudreuil-Soulanges. Boys, William Alves-Simcoe, S. Riding. Brien, John Wesley-Essex, S. Riding. Bristol, Edmund-Toronto Centre. Brouillard, Joseph Ovide-Drummond and Artha-baska. Buchanan, William Asbury-Lethbridge. Bureau, Jacques-Three Rivers and St. Maurice. Burnham, John Hampden-Peterborough, W. Riding. Burrell, Hon. Martin-Yale. Butts, Robert H.-Cape Breton South and Richmond. Cahill, Frank S.-Pontiac. Calder, Hon. James Alexander-Moosejaw. Caldwell, Thomas Wakem-Victoria and Carleton (N.B.). Campbell, J. A.-Nelson. Cannon, Lucien-Dorchester. Cardin, Pierre Joseph Arthur-Richelieu. Casgrain, Pierre Francois-Charlevoix-Mont-moTency. Casselman, Orren D.-Dundas. Chabot, John Leo-Ottawa. Chaplin, James Dew-Lincoln. Charlton, William Andrew-Norfolk. Charters, Samuel-Peel. Chisholm, Alexander W.-Inverness. Clark, Hugh-Bruce, N. Riding. Clark, Michael-Red Deer. Clarke, William A.-Wellington, N. Riding. Clements. Herbert Sylvester-Comox-Alberni. Cockshutt, William Foster-Brantford. Cooper, Richard Clive-Vancouver, S. Riding. Copp, Arthur Bliss-Westmorland. Cowan, Walter Davy-Regina. Crerar, Hon. Thomas Alexander-Marquette. Cronyn, Hume-London. Crothers, Hon. Thomas Wilson-Elgin, W. Riding. ' Crowe, Sanford Johnston-Burrard. Cruise, Robert-Dauphin. Currie, John Allister-Simcoe, N. Riding. d'Anjou, Joseph Emile Stanislas Emmanuel- Rimouski. Davidson, Avard Longley-Digby and Annapolis. Davis, Fred Langdon-Neepawa. Dechene, Aime Miville-Montmagny. Delisle, Michel Simeon-Portneuf. Demers, Marie Joseph-St. Johns and Iberville. Denis, Jean J.-Joliette. Desaulniers, Arthur L.-Champlain. Deslauriers, Hermas-St. Mary. Devlin, Emmanuel B.-Wright. Doherty, Rt. Hon. Charles Joseph-St. Ann. Douglas, James McCrie-Strathcona. Douglas, John C.-Cape Breton South and Richmond. Drayton, Hon. Sir Henry, K.C.M.G.-Kingston Duff, William-Lunenburg. DuTremblay, Pamphile Real-Laurier-Outre-mont. Till