In the absence of my hon. colleague the Minister of Marine and Fisheries, I beg to reply :
2. John Roney, $497; R. W. Hardwick, $497 ; Ralph M. Oliver, $645; John W. Snow, $698.11 ; Lemuel Moonson, $850 ; John S. Hayden, $1,000 ; Pickels & Mills, $1,100.
3. Yes, the tender of John Roney.
4. Two persons tendered at the lowest sum, and the tender of one of these was accepted.
5. The tender of John Roney.
Subtopic: LIGHTHOUSE, VICTORIA BEACH, ANNAPOLIS, N.S.