June 4, 1917 (12th Parliament, 7th Session)

CON

Thomas Wilson Crothers (Minister of Labour)

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. CROTHERS:

When they shall be
able to get cane sugar from Cuba at nine cents a hundred instead of seventy-six, there will probably be sufficient tonnage to carry coal from New York to St. John at a lower rate than $4 or $5 a ton. Tonnage is scarce, and if you ship by water you ha^e to pay. '

Topic:   IN COMMITTEE OF SUPPLY.
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