Right Hon. C. D. Howe (Minister of Trade and Commerce):
Yesterday the hon. member for Peterborough West (Mr. Fraser) addressed a question to me with reference to the recent theft of certain radium needles from the national research council. In stating the question he made certain allegations-that the theft was due to gross negligence and lack of proper handling and storage of the radium needles by this government.
As I stated in the house on March 10 last, a specially-constructed receiving depot had
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