Alexander William CHISHOLM

CHISHOLM, Alexander William, M.D.

Parliamentary Career

October 26, 1908 - July 29, 1911
LIB
  Inverness (Nova Scotia)
September 21, 1911 - October 6, 1917
LIB
  Inverness (Nova Scotia)
December 17, 1917 - October 4, 1921
L LIB
  Inverness (Nova Scotia)
December 6, 1921 - September 5, 1925
LIB
  Inverness (Nova Scotia)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 144)


May 22, 1925

Mr. CHISHOLM:

It began to get bad

years ago, but it got very bad last year.

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May 22, 1925

Mr. CHISHOLM:

The hon. member is

always prepared to give reasons, and good reasons. These repairs are required for the pier on account of the neglect of the government of which my hon. friend was a minister. This is one of our inheritances from the late government. This work should have been done five years ago.

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May 22, 1925

Mr. CHISHOLM:

Since it was first built.

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May 22, 1925

Mr. CHISHOLM:

No, the explanation

is simply this: The pier, which forms the

entrance to the harbour, has taken a slant.

The pier was built by the government in 18951896, so it has stood very well so far. The object of this expenditure is to correct the slant in order to protect the entrance to the harbour.

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May 22, 1925

Mr. CHISHOLM:

Do not worry. It will be spent.

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