April 19, 1923 (14th Parliament, 2nd Session)

LIB

William Stevens Fielding (Minister of Finance and Receiver General)

Liberal

Hon. W. S. FIELDING (Minister of Finance):

Mr. Speaker, in the few remarks which I made on this motion last evening I pointed out that the only logical conclusion to the criticism offered by my hon. friend from Lincoln (Mr. Chaplin) must be, first, that this treaty is a very foolish one, and furthermore, that in view of the inconsiderable volume of trade with France it is not worth our while to make a treaty at all. I think I was not mistaken-

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   FRENCH TREATY
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