March 10, 1938 (18th Parliament, 3rd Session)

LIB

Mr. HOWE: (Minister of Transport)

Liberal

1. (a) G. B. McLaren; (b) 25th November, 1935; (c) 1935-36, $152.22; 1936-37, $560.53; 1937-38, $668.69.
2. (a) Gross collections-1935-36, $548.16; 1936-37, $3,270.34; 1937-38, $3,991.26.
(b) For the year 1936-37 of gross collections, $3,270.34 the top wharfage amounted to $1,173.39. The only quantities available from the returns of goods shipped over the wharves are:-9,135,000 feet, deal measure, and 1,699,000 feet, B.M. lumber; 750 bu. potatoes; 1,400 tons pulp; 855 puncheons, 237 bbls., 1201 bbls. molasses; 53,710 gals, petroleum products; and 1,814 tons fertilizer.
For the year 1937-38 of gross collections, $3,991.26-the top wharfage amounted to $1,546.50. The only quantities available from the returns of goods shipped over the wharves are:-8,739,000 feet, deal measure, lumber;
3,000 bu. potatoes; 356 puncheons, 206 bbls. 1701 bbls. molasses; 26,900 gals, petroleum product; 3,694 tons fertilizer; 25 tons gravel; 67 tons scrap iron and coal; 579 tons oyster shells.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   PICTOU, N.S., WHARFINGER
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