George Henry BARNARD

BARNARD, The Hon. George Henry, K.C.

Personal Data

Party
Conservative (1867-1942)
Constituency
Victoria City (British Columbia)
Birth Date
October 9, 1868
Deceased Date
January 13, 1954
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Henry_Barnard
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=70751f3f-93c4-498e-954c-d7a8df6a4c93&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
lawyer

Parliamentary Career

October 26, 1908 - July 29, 1911
CON
  Victoria City (British Columbia)
September 21, 1911 - October 6, 1917
CON
  Victoria City (British Columbia)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 5 of 63)


February 11, 1915

Mr. BARNARD:

Lieutenant Jones had

absolutely nothing to do with the price and knew nothing about it. He was the man who went out and examined-

Topic:   SUPPLY.
Subtopic:   FISHING BOUNTIES.
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February 11, 1915

Mr. BARNARD:

I can appreciate the

desire of my hon. friend io make a good case in his summing up, but he should confine himself to the facts.

Topic:   SUPPLY.
Subtopic:   FISHING BOUNTIES.
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February 11, 1915

Mr. BARNARD:

Saturday, the first of

August. On Monday Mr. Burrell had to leave for the East. Monday was the third and war was declared on the night of the fourth. Ottawa was communicated with and did not reply very promptly. The naval yard had information that war would probably be declared at any moment. The consequence was that delay was dangerous. Had, of course, Sir Richard McBride or the Dominion Government followed the policy of our friends opposite, the policy which is so enthusiastically supported by the hon. member for St. John (Mr. Pugs-ley) when he delayed for eighteen months in letting his contract after he had all his tenders-

Topic:   SUPPLY.
Subtopic:   FISHING BOUNTIES.
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February 11, 1915

Mi. BARNARD:

Not to my recollection. That was his first statement, before we went down to see Mr. Pilcher at all. What happened was this: He rang up long distance, -and got Seattle on the telephone. He said: "Your price is $575,000?" Then I

heard " What? $575,000?" And the man said " Yes."

Topic:   SUPPLY.
Subtopic:   FISHING BOUNTIES.
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June 2, 1914

Mr. BARNARD:

I am paired with the

hon. member for Saskatoon. I would have voted against the amendment.

Topic:   CANADIAN NORTHERN RAILWAY AGREEMENT.
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