June 7, 1938

LIB

Pierre-Joseph-Arthur Cardin (Minister of Public Works)

Liberal

Mr. CARDIN:

Yes. The contract was

awarded in December 1937-

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CON

Richard Bedford Bennett (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BENNETT:

A kind of Christmas gift.

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LIB

Item agreed to. Pointe au Pic-public building, $28,000.


LIB

Pierre-Joseph-Arthur Cardin (Minister of Public Works)

Liberal

Mr. CARDIN:

This is a building for

postal and customs purposes, on a site on the public highway purchased in October, 1937.

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CON

Richard Bedford Bennett (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BENNETT:

It is open in the summer time, I suppose.

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LIB

Pierre-Joseph-Arthur Cardin (Minister of Public Works)

Liberal

Mr. CARDIN:

And in the winter time, too. The customs revenues are over $8,000, and the postal revenue, over $4,000.

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CON

Richard Bedford Bennett (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BENNETT:

It is a summer resort?

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LIB
CON

Richard Bedford Bennett (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BENNETT:

It takes the money you collect in the summer to keep up the fire in the winter.

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Item agreed to. Quebec-postal terminal building, $300,000.


CON

Hugh Alexander Stewart

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. STEWART:

What progress has been made with this building?

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LIB

Pierre-Joseph-Arthur Cardin (Minister of Public Works)

Liberal

Mr. CARDIN:

The plans are pretty nearly complete, and we expect to be in a position to call for tenders in not more than a month or five wreeks.

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CON

Richard Bedford Bennett (Leader of the Official Opposition)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. BENNETT:

It depends on how thing go down in the convention.

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Item agreed to. Quebec quarantine facilities-improvements,


LIB

Pierre-Joseph-Arthur Cardin (Minister of Public Works)

Liberal

Mr. CARDIN:

The amount of $12,000 was

requested by the Deputy Minister of Pensions and National Health for the following improvements to the ' quarantine facilities at Quebec: Savard park hospital, balance due on contract for erection of unit; amount required to provide metal screens on windows; amount required to repair boundary fencing; grading and planting trees; for fixtures such as dish sterilizer and refrigerator and so on.

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Item agreed to. Quebec West-public building, $12,500.


CON
LIB

Pierre-Joseph-Arthur Cardin (Minister of Public Works)

Liberal

Mr. CARDIN:

This is a revote required for the erection of building for post office services on a site on the corner of Fourth avenue and Third street, purchased in February, 1937. The contract is awarded for $7,775.

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Item agreed to. Rigaud-moving public building, $20,000.


June 7, 1938