William D. STAPLES

STAPLES, William D.

Personal Data

Party
Conservative (1867-1942)
Constituency
Macdonald (Manitoba)
Birth Date
November 10, 1868
Deceased Date
April 21, 1929
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_D._Staples
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=59e1c065-68c5-4024-8c34-8de437f5e8df&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
farmer

Parliamentary Career

November 3, 1904 - September 17, 1908
CON
  Macdonald (Manitoba)
October 26, 1908 - July 29, 1911
CON
  Macdonald (Manitoba)
September 21, 1911 - October 6, 1917
CON
  Macdonald (Manitoba)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 165)


March 8, 1912

Mr. STAPLES.

No, he did not.

Topic:   EXTENSION OF BOUNDARIES- MANITOBA.
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March 8, 1912

Mr. STAPLES.

Will the horn. gentleman (Mr. Oliver) tell the House what was the average price per acre of the St. Peter's reserve land sold by himself.

Topic:   EXTENSION OF BOUNDARIES- MANITOBA.
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March 8, 1912

Mr. STAPLES.

And it was not swamp land either.

Topic:   EXTENSION OF BOUNDARIES- MANITOBA.
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March 8, 1912

Mr. STAPLES.

The hon. member (Mr. Oliver) sold the lands for less than $5 an acre and it is -only twelve miles from Winnipeg.

Topic:   EXTENSION OF BOUNDARIES- MANITOBA.
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March 4, 1912

Mr. STAPLES.

I make the statement that everjr acre of that laud was inspected and valued; then a price was put on it, and any person desiring to purchase that land had only to look at the book, see the value placed on the parcel, and pay that price, and not an acre was sold in any other way.

Topic:   SUPPLY OF CEMENT TO DEPARTMENT OF RAILWAYS AND CANALS.
Subtopic:   EXTENSION OF BOUNDARIES- MANITOBA.
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