Right Hon. R. B. BENNETT (Prime Minister) :
Mr. Speaker, on Tuesday last the right hon. leader of the opposition asked certain questions following a statement made by the hon. member for North Wellington (Mr. Blair) and I promised I would ascertain what the facts were.
Mr. Ferguson as High Commissioner for Canada succeeded Sir Horace Wilson as chairman of the imperial economic committee for one year on the first of March last. I said that I was not quite sure whether he held the office for one year. The election was on the first of March. The imperial economic committee came into being in 1925, its principal
Imperial Economic Committee
Subtopic: IMPERIAL ECONOMIC COMMITTEE