March 31, 1938

SC

Mr. PELLETIER:

Social Credit

1. When were each of the following dredges acquired by the government, and at what cost: Dredges numbers 4, 5, 8, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, and Churchill No. 1?

2. Have they been sold?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   CREDIT RIVER, ONT., LIGHTHOUSE PURCHASE OP DREDGES
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LIB

TERRITORIAL AREA OF PROVINCES AND YUKON

CON

Mr. GRAYDON:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Has the demolished lighthouse at the mouth of the Credit river been replaced?

2. What provision was made during the year 1937 to mark the channel for fishermen and others using the harbour at Port Credit?

3. What steps, if any, are being taken to properly mark the channel this spring?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   TERRITORIAL AREA OF PROVINCES AND YUKON
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LIB

Mr. HOWE: (Minister of Transport)

Liberal

1. No.

2. A spar buoy was placed at the entrance to the channel leading to Port Credit.

3. It is proposed to place a conical buoy to mark the channel near the old lighthouse.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   TERRITORIAL AREA OF PROVINCES AND YUKON
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CANE SUGAR IMPORTS

CON

Mr. LENNARD:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. What was the value of the cane sugar imported into Canada during the year 1937?

2. What proportion of this came from British possessions?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   CANE SUGAR IMPORTS
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LIB

Mr. EULER: (Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Liberal

1. $17,610,125.

2. Ninety-six per cent.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   CANE SUGAR IMPORTS
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LIB

Mr. MALLETTE:

Liberal

1. What is the territorial area of each of the nine provinces and the Yukon Territory?

2. What is the total area of the Dominion of Canada?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   CANE SUGAR IMPORTS
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LIB

Thomas Alexander Crerar (Minister of Mines and Resources)

Liberal

Mr. CRERAR:

1 and 2. The areas in square miles are approximate, and do not include bodies of salt water.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   CANE SUGAR IMPORTS
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BANANA IMPORTS

CON

Mr. LENNARD:

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. What was the value of the bananas imported into Canada during the year 1937?

2. What proportion of these came from the British West Indies?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   BANANA IMPORTS
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LIB

Mr. EULER: (Minister of Trade and Commerce)

Liberal

1. S2,231,119.

2. 66-5 per cent.

Questions

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   BANANA IMPORTS
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ALAMEDA, SASK., EXPERIMENTAL FARM

CCF

Mr. DOUGLAS (Weyburn):

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.)

1. By whom is the demonstration farm under the federal Department of Agriculture at Alameda, Saskatchewan, operated?

2. What remuneration is received for the services so rendered, and to what individuals is it paid?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   ALAMEDA, SASK., EXPERIMENTAL FARM
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LIB

Mr. GARDINER: (Minister of Agriculture)

Liberal

1. Young Bros. (Gordon F. & Stanley W.)

2. 640 acres experimental studies in strip farming and other cultural methods at SI per acre.

Gordon F. & Stanley W. Young.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   ALAMEDA, SASK., EXPERIMENTAL FARM
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* JOINT COMMITTEE TO INVESTIGATE RAILWAY SITUATION

CON

Thomas Langton Church

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. CHURCH:

Will the government give consideration to the appointment of a joint committee of both bouses of parliament to consider, investigate and report to parliament on the whole railway situation in Canada and on its proper solution as an urgent economic national necessity?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   * JOINT COMMITTEE TO INVESTIGATE RAILWAY SITUATION
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LIB

William Lyon Mackenzie King (Prime Minister; Secretary of State for External Affairs; President of the Privy Council)

Liberal

Mr. MACKENZIE KING:

No.

MONTREAL POST OFFICE-ACCIDENTS TO AUTOMOBILE .

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   * JOINT COMMITTEE TO INVESTIGATE RAILWAY SITUATION
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LIB

Mr. DESLAURIERS:

Liberal

1. Have any accidents occurred to the government automobile used by the Montreal post office?

2. If so, at what place and at what hour of the day?

3. Was it then engaged in post office work?

4. What is the cost to the government arising from accidents during the period from 1933 to 1937, both inclusive?

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   * JOINT COMMITTEE TO INVESTIGATE RAILWAY SITUATION
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March 31, 1938