The policy decided upon by the Government in regard to the use of these Armoury bulidings for the purposes of public meetings is briefly this: Any reputable body of citizens may have the privilege of using the buildings providing
they comply with the terms I have just stated. That for the last ten months, at all events, has been the policy of the department. I know nothing about the meeting of the man who is known as "Pussyfoot" Johnson, whose name was not drawn to my attention. I knew nothing of the alleged refusal at Windsor, but I gave orders yesterday morning and the telegram went to military headquarters at London. The news will go to Windsor, so I assume the meeting will take place in due course.
CANADIAN NATIONAL RAILWAYS On the Orders of the Day: