March 25, 1935 (17th Parliament, 6th Session)

CON

Mr. MANION: (Minister of Railways and Canals)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. The department has had nothing to do with stevedoring contracts at Churchill. It is a private contract between boat owners and Louis Wolfe & Son, Limited, of Montreal, Vancouver, and Saint John, N.B.
2. No information.
3. The department is advised that charge is $4.00 per 1,000 bushels, and 9 cents per sack for trimming; the whole less 10 per cent. The number of men varies with the number of boats to be loaded, and fluctuated, in 1934, from 20 to 100.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   STEVEDORING AT CHURCHILL
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