Francis Ramsey LALOR

LALOR, Francis Ramsey

Personal Data

Party
Unionist
Constituency
Haldimand (Ontario)
Birth Date
November 14, 1856
Deceased Date
June 24, 1929
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Francis_Ramsey_Lalor
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=93d83706-34fe-496c-8008-8da34d423458&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
manufacturer, merchant

Parliamentary Career

November 3, 1904 - September 17, 1908
CON
  Haldimand (Ontario)
October 26, 1908 - July 29, 1911
CON
  Haldimand (Ontario)
September 21, 1911 - October 6, 1917
CON
  Haldimand (Ontario)
December 17, 1917 - October 4, 1921
UNION
  Haldimand (Ontario)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 140 of 143)


March 14, 1905

Mr. LALOR.

Has the minister any knowledge as to a comparison of the work done by dredges owned by the government and the work done by contractors' dredges paid by the hour ? Which is the cheapest? Is it profitable for the government to use their own dredges ?

Topic:   SUPPLY-THE BUDGET.
Subtopic:   BANKING ACT AMENDMENT.
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March 13, 1905

Mr. LALOR.

How about your own side ?

Topic:   MABC1I 13, 1905
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February 28, 1905

Mr. LALOR.

Is not that association organized for the purpose of furnishing pure seed to the people of this country ? and have they not seed for sale, which will be recognized as pure seed 1

Topic:   INSPECTION AND SALE OF SEEDS.
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February 28, 1905

Mr. LALOR.

This will be the germ of competition by the association against ordinary seed gi'owers. The latter will have to compete with an association which is officered largely by men paid out of the public exchequer and connected with the Department of Agriculture, and I am also advised that the Minister of Agriculture is himself a member of the association. It does not seem to me fair that the ordinary seed merchant should have to compete with an organization of that kind. Whether that be the case or not, to the ordinary individual it looks as if the Bill now before the House were in the interests of the Seed Growers' Association ; and, of course, the farmers will naturally go to an association which is so closely identified with the Department of Agriculture. That is not fair to the farmers or seed merchants or the wholesale trade.

Topic:   INSPECTION AND SALE OF SEEDS.
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February 28, 1905

Mr. LALOR.

What inducements are held out to manufacturers to exhibit ? Have they to pay their own freight, or what means should they take to have their goods exhibited ?

Topic:   SUPPLY-ABUSE OF FRANKING PRIVILEGES.
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