May 6, 1929

DR. W. A. GROVES

CON

Mr. ROSS (Kingston):

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Was Dr. W. A. Groves, Fergus, Ontario employed in the Department of Soldiers' Civil Re-establishment ?

2. What length of time did he serve in this

department? *

3. In what year was his appointment made permanent?

4. Was any agreement for superannuation made?

5. When did Dr. Groves leave the service?

6. How much had Dr. Groves paid into the superannuation fund?

7. Has Dr. Groves been reimbursed for such payments or is he entitled to any?

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Mr. KING (Kootenay):

1. Yes.

2. Including service with the Board of Pension Commissioners, from the 24th April, 1919, to the 30th June, 1926.

3. Dr. Groves was granted permanency under the Department of Soldiers' Civil Reestablishment Act, with effect from the 1st October, 1925, but was not made permanent under the civil service or superannuation regulations.

4. No.

5. 30th June, 1926.

6. $150.03.

7. Dr. Groves was duly reimbursed. He is not entitled to any further payment.

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SERVICE


Mr. MaeDONALD (Cape Breton South): 1. By whom is mail conveyed from Sydney to New Waterford? 2. What amount is paid for the service? 3. Is there a contract for the work? 4. By whom is mail conveyed from Sydney to Glace Bay? 5. What is paid for the service? 6. Is there a contract for the work?


LIB

Mr. VENIOT: (Postmaster General)

Liberal

1. Sydney and Louisburg Railway.

2. $287.96 per annum, on mileage basis.

3. No.

4. Cape Breton Electric Railway.

5. $1,687.80 for year 1928-29 on a mileage basis.

6. No.

Questions

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MONTREAL POSTAL STATION B

CON

Mr. QUINN:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Is a portion of postal station "B", 676 St. Catherine street west, Montreal, occupied as a private residence?

2. If so, is this the residence of the Deputy Postmaster General as indicated in the Montreal directory and telephone book?

3. If so, how long has the said postal station been occupied as a residence, and what rental is paid for the same?

4. What floor space is so occupied for residential purposes? _

5. Is the government renting any buildings for government offices in Montreal on or near St. Catherine street? If so. what rent per square foot per annum is paid?

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LIB

Mr. ELLIOTT: (Minister of Public Works)

Liberal

1. Yes.

2. Yes.

3. (a) The living quarters in this building have been occupied as a residence since its completion some twenty years ago; (b) $500 per annum.

4. 3,010 square feet.

5. Government rents ground floor space for postal station purposes at two points on St. Catherine St. Postal station "N", comer St. Catherine St. E. and City Hall ave., at $2.64 per square foot. Postal station "T", St. Catherine St. E. and Amherst St., at $3.85 per square foot.

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MR. W. M. CORY

CON

Mr. MACDONALD (Richmond):

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. What is the position and salary of W. M. Cory in the Department of the Interior?

2. How long has he been in the department?

3. What was his salary when appointed?

4. Is this man a son of the Deputy Minister

of the Interior? _

5. What sum has he drawn in travelling expenses during the past twelve months?

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LIB

Mr. STEWART (Edmonton): (Superintendent-General of Indian Affairs; Minister of Mines; Minister of the Interior)

Liberal

1. Assistant departmental solicitor-$4,020, by Civil Service Commission.

2. From January 1, 1916.

3. S600.

4. Yes.

5. Nil.

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MR. T. L. CORY

CON

Mr. MACDONALD (Richmond):

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. What is the position and salary of T. L. Cory in the Department of the Interior?

2. What was his salary when appointed to the

said department. .

3. Is this man a son of the Deputy Minister of the Interior?

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LIB

Mr. STEWART (Edmonton): (Superintendent-General of Indian Affairs; Minister of Mines; Minister of the Interior)

Liberal

1. Special legal officer, international water problems-$4,140, by Civil1 Service Commission.

2. $300 per month.

3. Yes.

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MARITIME FREIGHT RATES ACT

LIB

Mr. LAVIGUEUR:

Liberal

1. Will the act based on the Duncan report with reference to preferential freight rates of 20 per cent in favour of the maritime provinces be amended during the present session in order to locate the railway terminus in the city of Quebec instead of in the city of Levis?

2. if not, will this important question be soon settled, conforming to the request of public bodies in Quebec?

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LIB

Mr. DUNNING: (Minister of Railways and Canals)

Liberal

1. The legislative program does not contemplate any revision of the Maritime Freight Rates Act during the present session.

2. Answered by No. 1.

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QUEBEC RAILWAY TERMINAL

LIB

Henri-Edgar Lavigueur

Liberal

Mr. LAVIGUEUR:

Is it the intention of the government to consider the question of the railway terminus in the city of Quebec at the same time as they consider the terminus in the city of Montreal, which is asking $50,000,000 for said terminus according to the Palmer report?

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May 6, 1929