George Henry COWAN

COWAN, George Henry, K.C., B.A., LL.B.

Personal Data

Party
Conservative (1867-1942)
Constituency
Vancouver City (British Columbia)
Birth Date
June 17, 1858
Deceased Date
September 20, 1935
Website
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=b54757e1-29b2-40b5-9fba-ecf6b7879ae0&Language=E&Section=ALL
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=b54757e1-29b2-40b5-9fba-ecf6b7879ae0&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
author, lawyer, solicitor

Parliamentary Career

October 26, 1908 - July 29, 1911
CON
  Vancouver City (British Columbia)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 62)


July 24, 1911

Mr. COWAN.

The Minister of Finance has never heard one word from this side of the House, or from any Conservative newspaper, to indicate that we were fearful of going before the people.

Topic:   WAYS AND MEANS-WINNER OF THE KING'S PRIZE AT BISLEY.
Subtopic:   THE RECIPROCITY DEBATE.
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July 24, 1911

Mr. COWAN.

I know that.

Topic:   WAYS AND MEANS-WINNER OF THE KING'S PRIZE AT BISLEY.
Subtopic:   OSWALD S. CROCKET.
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July 24, 1911

Mr. COWAN.

Take that back.

Topic:   WAYS AND MEANS-WINNER OF THE KING'S PRIZE AT BISLEY.
Subtopic:   THE RECIPROCITY DEBATE.
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July 24, 1911

Mr. COWAN.

I desire to correct the hon. gentleman (Mr. Pugsley); I happen to know that that is not correct. What the shingle mill men want is an exact equality of tariff.

Topic:   WAYS AND MEANS-WINNER OF THE KING'S PRIZE AT BISLEY.
Subtopic:   OSWALD S. CROCKET.
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July 24, 1911

Mr. COWAN.

I do not wish to be misunderstood. I say that it does not comport with the dignity of debate for a member of this House to state that which he and we believe to be absolutely untrue.

Topic:   WAYS AND MEANS-WINNER OF THE KING'S PRIZE AT BISLEY.
Subtopic:   THE RECIPROCITY DEBATE.
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