Hon. GEO. P. GRAHAM (Minister ol Railways and Canals) :
1 and 4. Tenders were called for by newspaper advertisement in June, 1906, for the privilege of selling newspapers, periodicals, &c., on the Prince Edward Island Railway, for a term of three years, to date from September, 1906. Three tenders were received from the following, viz : Herbert T. Prowse, Charlottetown, P.E.I., $501 per annum ; R. B. Norton, Charlottetown, P.E.I., $540 per annum ; Sidney Grey, Charlottetown, P.E.I., $400 per annum? Mr. Grey was afterwards offered the privilege of news agency, at $550, which was accepted, by him.
2. Sidney Grey, at $550 per annum.
Subtopic: PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND RAILWAY-NEWS CONTRACT.