March 28, 1905 (10th Parliament, 1st Session)


Thomas Simpson Sproule

Conservative (1867-1942)


Might I say this to the hon. member, that I remember distinctly that some years ago an application was made to the government of the day-and two maps were brought here showing how the country had been peopled with Englishspeaking people years ago and the condition it was in then-to lend or grant them money enough to take them to the Northwest Territories, because they were becoming so few that it was utterly impossible for them to keep up their schools and churches and to have English-speaking communities, as they had before.

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