I do not think the ice has anything to do with the shortage of water. It is possible-I do not know very much about the matter myself-but I do not think so because it has never been mentioned by any of the parties interested. In regard to what my hon. friend says about the government not being bound to furnish waterpower or to make any expenditure in that connection, and in regard to what my hon. friend has said as to the advisability of manufacturers securing power elsewhere if they are not satisfied
Subtopic: SEIZURE OF THE SCHOONER 'AGNES G. DONOHUE.'