April 5, 1945

QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS

WAR ASSETS CORPORATION-AIR FORCE BOOTS

NAT

Mr. FRASER (Peterborough West):

National Government

1. Has the War Assets Corporation sold any air force boots?

2. If so, to what firms were they sold?

3. How miany pairs were sold?

4. At what price were they sold per pair?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   WAR ASSETS CORPORATION-AIR FORCE BOOTS
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THOMPSON MACHINERY COMPANY, LIVERPOOL, NOVA SCOTIA


M. GILLIS: . 1* What equity has the Canadian government in the Thompson Machinery Company located at Liverpool, Nova Scotia? 2. What depreciation of excess profits was al lowed this company to cover wartime construction and garage installations at Liverpool Nova Scotia?


CCF

Mr. CASTLEDEN:

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

1. What quantities of beef have been shipped to, (a) United States; (b) Great Britain, in in each year since 1940?

2. What is Canada's home consumption of beef in each year since 1940?

3. What was the cattle population of Canada as on January 1 for each year since 1940?

4. Has (there been any request for Canada to ship (a) beef; (b) cattle, to the United States or Great Britain?

5. What quantities of beef have been shipped to other countries in 1944?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   THOMPSON MACHINERY COMPANY, LIVERPOOL, NOVA SCOTIA
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WARTIME INFORMATION BOARD-SPEAKERS

NAT

Mr. FRASER (Peteborough West):

National Government

1. Have speakers been engaged by the wartime information board to speak in Canada, the United States or elsewhere?

2. If so, in what places did they speak?

3. Who were the speakers in each place?

4. Did they receive any money for speaking? In (a) fees; (b) travelling expenses?

5. If so, what speakers received money?

6. What was the amount of each payment?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   WARTIME INFORMATION BOARD-SPEAKERS
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CANADIAN NATIONAL EXHIBITION GROUNDS, TORONTO

NAT

Mr. CHURCH:

National Government

1. How many soldiers are housed at the Canadian national exhibition grounds, Toronto, and from what active units?

2. Will this property be given back to the city as soon as possible?

3. What buildings are being used for demobilization purposes?

4. What amount has been spent by the government on tile above property since the war started; were tenders called for such work, and what amount has been spent on repairs, renovations and new additions to buildings?

5. What department made such repairs and who was in charge of same for the government?

6. Was this camp used for Toronto soldiers or those from units from all parts of Canada?

7. Have any requests been received from the Canadian national exhibition or the city to terminate the existing lease when the navy move to their new barracks and the R.C.A.F. to Trenton ?

8. How many soldiers housed at the above grounds will be going overseas (active), and how many are of the home guard, on administrative work or district depot work?

Topic:   QUESTIONS PASSED AS ORDERS FOR RETURNS
Subtopic:   CANADIAN NATIONAL EXHIBITION GROUNDS, TORONTO
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CANADIAN ARMED FORCES

PRESS AND PUBLIC

NAT

Mr. CHURCH:

National Government

1. Does the rule for members of the forces, that they must not write to the newspapers or speak at public meetings apply, (a) to press liaison officers: (b) to public relations officers and publicity department officers of all classes?

2. Do these various officials wear uniforms; are they part of the military establishment and, if so, what rank?

3. What are their travelling hotel and all other expenses and allowances since the war started ?

4. What officers or officials in No. 2 district have delivered public speeches in Toronto, offending the said city, and what are their salaries, emoluments and travelling expenses since the war started?

Topic:   CANADIAN ARMED FORCES
Subtopic:   PRESS AND PUBLIC
Sub-subtopic:   RELATIONS OFFICERS
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MOTIONS FOR PAPERS

EMPIRE PARLIAMENTARY ASSOCIATION

IND

Liguori Lacombe

Independent Liberal

Mr. LACOMBE:

For an itemized statement showing the amounts paid, the names of the persons to whom

Radio Broadcasting

they were paid, by the Empire Parliamentary Association, on account of the government grant of $25,000 for the conference held in Ottawa in 1943.

Topic:   MOTIONS FOR PAPERS
Subtopic:   EMPIRE PARLIAMENTARY ASSOCIATION
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UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE COMMISSION- RENTAL OF PREMISES IN REGINA

CCF

Stanley Howard Knowles (Whip of the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation)

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

Mr. KNOWLES:

For a copy of maximum rental decision No. S1-20-G915, dated September 8, 1944, giving the 'approval of the rentals administration of the wartime prices and trade board to an increase in the rental for certain premises rented for the unemployment insurance commission, from the Bank of Montreal, in the city of Regina.

Topic:   UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE COMMISSION- RENTAL OF PREMISES IN REGINA
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PEMBINA, ALTA., FLOOD CONDITIONS-

ND

Walter Frederick Kuhl

New Democracy

Mr. KUHL:

For a copy of all correspondence and all other documents passed between the government or any department thereof and the government of the province of Alberta from April, 1944, to the present date, concerning the Pembina valley flood situation in the province of Alberta.

Topic:   PEMBINA, ALTA., FLOOD CONDITIONS-
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April 5, 1945