April 29, 1918 (13th Parliament, 1st Session)

UNION

Hugh Boulton Morphy

Unionist

Mr. MORPHY:

I am told on very good authority that, notwithstanding anything in the text-books about standards, the common practice throughout the whole of the United States is to use a standard bag of 87J pounds, not 94 pounds. Will the hon. member dispute that statement? The minister will not.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   INSPECTION AND SALE ACT AMENDMENT.
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