1. Lome MeDonell is in the employ of the Department of Labour, unemployment relief branch.
2, 3, 4, 5, and 6. George W. Rayner, appointed by P. C. 1948, July 12, 1935, as representative of the unemployment relief branch of the Department of Labour to supervise inspectors in Ontario in connection with the carrying out of relief works to which the dominion government contributed was authorized by P.C. 1949, of July 12th, to appoint inspectors not exceeding twenty in number. Mr. Lome McDonell's appointment dating from November 15, 1935, was made by Mr. Rayner under this authority at a salary of S200 per month. By order in council P.C. 1709, of July 9, 1936, on the recommendation of the Minister of Labour, Mr. Lome MeDonell was appointed dominion representative succeeding Mr. George Rayner above referred to, effective from July 1, 1936, at a salary of $300 per month.
1. The agreement respecting relief works entered into with the province of Quebec under the provisions of the Unemployment Relief and Assistance Act, 1936, provided among other things for dominion contribution to the following project:-
Project No. 14
Botanical garden, including necessary buildings in Maisonneuve park and correlative works, Dominion contribution not to exceed, $164,600.
Accounts rendered by the province and paid by the dominion with respect to this project aggregate, $135,404.38.
The agreement respecting relief works entered into with the province of Quebec under the provisions of The Unemployment and Agricultural Assistance Act, 1937, contained provision for Dominion contribution towards the cost of certain projects included in which was the following:-
Project No. 7.
City of Montreal-building botanical garden in Maisonneuve park including construction of necessary buildings and correlative works, Dominion contribution not to exceed, $337,500.
Accounts rendered by the province and paid by the dominion with respect to this project aggregate, $337,500.
2. No information.
Subtopic: MONTREAL BOTANICAL GARDENS
1. Station CKGW has not been licensed since 1933. From 1933 to 1938 licence for station CRCT, using the apparatus of CKGW, has been issued in the name of the Canadian Radio Broadcasting Commission, and later the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
2. Previous to 1933 the licence for station CKGW was issued to Gooderham and Worts, Toronto.
3. Yes, to the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation's station CBL, at Hornby, Ontario.
3. Name-Rank-Date of birth: A. Cooper, letter carrier, September 27, 1872; J. S. E. Nadeau, senior postal clerk, May 6, 1872; J. Alex Morin, postal clerk, March 18, 1872; xC. F. Rioux, mail porter, April 11, 1871.
xMr. Rioux has been on leave of absence with pay prior to retirement as from the 11th of April, 1938.
4. (a) 4; (b) none.
5. See answer to No. 3.
6. All the above mentioned employees are occupying civil service positions and come under the jurisdiction of the civil service commission.
Subtopic: QUEBEC CITT POST OFFICE STAFF