May 29, 1931 (17th Parliament, 2nd Session)

LIB

James Lorimer Ilsley

Liberal

Mr. ILSLEY:

Yes. I can give it month by
month:
Cents
Month-* per pound
January, Montreal 41-0
January, New York 36 T
February, Montreal 39-0
February, New York 35-5
March, Montreal 37-3
March, New York 37-1
April, Montreal 34-9
April, New York 38-2
May, Montreal 33 T
May, New York 34'8
That was the basis of the statement I made last night to the hon. member for Stanstead (Mr. Hackett) and to the hon, minister. Its accuracy, was challenged by the former, and, as I understood, doubted at least by the minister. The point perhaps is not of very great importance, but, as I said last night I would produce my authority this afternoon, I have now done so.

Topic:   DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE
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