We save the traffic that originates on the Intercolonial itself and has originated, but which would or might be gathered up by the Canadian Pacific Railway if they acquired the Canada Eastern. The Intercolonial now has com-Mr. SPROULE.
plete control of that traffic by acquiring the Canada Eastern and preventing any other railway from getting it. They save it for themselves and they prevent it from going out over the Canadian Pacific Railway.
Subtopic: JL 1 CUIAIUBH.