June 7, 1934 (17th Parliament, 5th Session)


Mr. RHODES: (Minister of Finance and Receiver General)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. (a) $115,887,200; (b) $211,073,700.
2, 3, 4 and 5.-Not of record.
(Note.-The Department of Finance has no information as t-o -the distribution of bearer bonds among individual holders. Assuming that parts 2, 3, 4 and 5 refer to holders of tax-free bonds and not all dominion bonds, a compilation could be made as to the distribution of bonds that are registered, but this
Privilege-Mr. Weir (Meljort)

would be only a partial answer and it would involve considerable clerical work, approximately 12 clerks for four or five days. If the inquiry relates to all bonds, the work involved would be almost twenty times as great.)

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