Matthew Robert BLAKE

BLAKE, Matthew Robert, M.D., M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P.

Personal Data

Party
Unionist
Constituency
Winnipeg North (Manitoba)
Birth Date
January 8, 1876
Deceased Date
November 21, 1937
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matthew_Robert_Blake
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=f7523425-47e5-4a50-9f04-74f92ee172e2&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
physician, surgeon

Parliamentary Career

December 17, 1917 - October 4, 1921
UNION
  Winnipeg North (Manitoba)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 5 of 14)


April 21, 1920

Mr. BLAKE:

Not at all.

Topic:   PURCHASING BOARD FOR CANADA.
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April 21, 1920

Mr. BLAKE:

Why not?

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April 21, 1920

Mr. BLAKE:

If the hon. gentleman will keep quiet, I will guarantee that my voice will carry across the Chamber.

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April 21, 1920

Mr. BLAKE:

I am informed that some of those saddles were bought twenty-two years ago, so it can be seen how extravagant the purchases were in those days. I really have not gone into' the matter raised by my hon. friend.

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April 21, 1920

Mr. BLAKE:

I would suggest to the hon. member for Dufferin (Mr. Best) that if he had taken the trouble to visit the offices of the commission and ascertained what their course of procedure is, and what they are doing, he would not have spoken as he

did. I have taken that trouble. I went to the offices of the War Purchasing Commission and investigated their work.

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