February 28, 1935

QUESTIONS


(Questions answered orally are indicated by an asterisk).


ONION IMPORTATIONS

CON

Eccles James Gott

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. GOTT:

What quantity of onions was imported into Canada during the year 1934 from Australia, New Zealand, Egypt. Bermuda, United States of America and' all other countries respectively ?

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Subtopic:   ONION IMPORTATIONS
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CON

Richard Burpee Hanson (Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. HANSON (York-Sunbury):

Calendar Year 1934

Imports from Pounds .. .. 3,183,370

.... 3,807,016

Egypt.. Bermuda United States rhilp .... 703,080 .. .. 766,803 .... 2,414,391 314,115

.. .. 40,000

Spain .. .. 1,681,130 .. .. 156,374

Yugoslavia .. .. 47,004

Total imports 13,113,283

Questions

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CALAMITY POINT, B.C., FOG SIGNAL

LIB

Mr. MACKENZIE (Vancouver):

Liberal

1. Is the Department of Marine in receipt of any information with respect to a collision between the ss. Princess Alice and the West Vancouver ferry No. 5?

2. Have any complaints been received by the department with respect to the fog signals at Calamity point, Vancouver?

3. Will the department make the necessary investigations with the view to establishing a completely efficient fog signal at Calamity point?

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Subtopic:   CALAMITY POINT, B.C., FOG SIGNAL
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Mr. DURANLEAU: (Minister of Marine)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Yes.

2 and 3. Complaints made last November were that the bell on Calamity point beacon does not now sound as loudly as it did when it was first installed. These complaints were investigated and found to be without foundation. The force and direction of the wind have a great effect on the carrying power of a bell signal.

l'isle verte que., wharf watchman

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Subtopic:   CALAMITY POINT, B.C., FOG SIGNAL
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LIB

Mr. POULIOT:

Liberal

1. AVas Mr. Antoine Grandmaison dismissed from the position of watchman of the wharf at ITsle Verte?

2. If so, for what reason was he dismissed, when and at whose request?

3. Has the government appointed some one to succeed him?

4. If so, what is his name?

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Subtopic:   CALAMITY POINT, B.C., FOG SIGNAL
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Mr. DURANLEAU: (Minister of Marine)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. No, he did not hold that position. His appointment as keeper of the light on the wharf at l'isle Verte was cancelled on January 22, 1935, on account of age (over 70).

2. Answered by No. 1.

3. His successor has been appointed to take charge of the light on the opening of navigation, 1935.

4. Emile Pelletier.

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Subtopic:   CALAMITY POINT, B.C., FOG SIGNAL
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DOMINION ARSENAL, QUEBEC

LIB

Mr. POWER:

Liberal

1. How many persons are now employed in the various branches of the section of the dominion arsenal at Quebec known as the cartridge factory and located on the glacis of the citadel?

2. What was the total amount of the payroll in connection with employees of the said cartridge factory during the fiscal year 19291930 and during the fiscal year 1933-1934?

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Subtopic:   DOMINION ARSENAL, QUEBEC
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Mr. STIRLING: (Minister of Fisheries; Minister of National Defence)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Sixty-two.

2. 1929-1930-$61,241.05.

1933-1934-$41,03829.

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Subtopic:   DOMINION ARSENAL, QUEBEC
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JOHN SIMON MACLEOD

LIB

Mr. DUFF:

Liberal

1. Is John Simon MacLeod an inspector in the postal service in Nova Scotia?

2. What is his age?

3. How long has he been in the service?

4. Has he applied for superannuation?

5. If so, when will he be superannuated?

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Subtopic:   JOHN SIMON MACLEOD
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Mr. SAUVE: (Postmaster General)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Yes.

2. Sixty-nine years.

3. Since the 14th November, 1890.

4. No.

5. See answer to No. 4.

FARMERS' CREDITORS ARRANGEMENT ACT*

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Subtopic:   JOHN SIMON MACLEOD
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LIB

James Lorimer Ilsley

Liberal

Mr. ILSLEY:

What is the name, residence and rate or basis of remuneration of each of the official receivers in Nova Scotia, appointed' under the Farmers' Creditors Arrangement Act, 1934?

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Subtopic:   JOHN SIMON MACLEOD
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Edgar Nelson Rhodes (Minister of Finance and Receiver General)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. RHODES:

Mr. Speaker, the information sought to be obtained by this question will be found in the answer to question No. 20, in the name of Mr. Duff, which I shall answer when we reach it. The latter question is wider in its scope.

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Subtopic:   JOHN SIMON MACLEOD
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Pierre Édouard Blondin (Speaker of the Senate)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. SPEAKER:

Answered by question

No. 20.

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Subtopic:   JOHN SIMON MACLEOD
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LIB

Mr. ROBERGE:

Liberal

1. How many farmers of the county of Megantic-Frontenac have effected a settlement under the Farmers' Creditors Arrangement Act?

2. What are the names and addresses of such farmers?

3. How many settlements have been effected to date?

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Subtopic:   JOHN SIMON MACLEOD
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February 28, 1935