Thomas Andrew LOW

LOW, The Hon. Thomas Andrew, P.C.

Personal Data

Party
Liberal
Constituency
Renfrew South (Ontario)
Birth Date
March 12, 1871
Deceased Date
February 9, 1931
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Andrew_Low
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=fe45cc27-e8e2-4fd4-b322-ff6ec72a5a88&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
industrialist, lumberman

Parliamentary Career

October 26, 1908 - July 29, 1911
LIB
  Renfrew South (Ontario)
September 21, 1911 - October 6, 1917
LIB
  Renfrew South (Ontario)
December 6, 1921 - August 14, 1923
LIB
  Renfrew South (Ontario)
  • Minister Without Portfolio (December 29, 1921 - August 16, 1923)
September 6, 1923 - September 5, 1925
LIB
  Renfrew South (Ontario)
  • Minister of Trade and Commerce (August 17, 1923 - November 12, 1925)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 1 of 443)


June 27, 1925

Mr. LOW:

I shall be pleased to lay on

the table of the House now an estimated statement of Mr. Symington's fees, and any other information completed in the department.

Topic:   PROROGATION OF PARLIAMENT '
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June 26, 1925

Mr. LOW:

Our inspectors report that the service is required.

Topic:   FEDERAL ASSISTANCE TO AGRICULTURE- LONG TERM LOANS TO FARMERS
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June 26, 1925

Mr. LOW:

It was a subsidiary of the

Canadian Pacific.

Topic:   FEDERAL ASSISTANCE TO AGRICULTURE- LONG TERM LOANS TO FARMERS
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June 26, 1925

Hon. T. A. LOW (Minister of Trade and Commerce):

This is a new service. It is proposed to make three trips daily, except Sundays, during the season of navigation, except on Tuesdays and Fridays, when only two trips will be ma-de. The service was in operation in 1923.

Topic:   FEDERAL ASSISTANCE TO AGRICULTURE- LONG TERM LOANS TO FARMERS
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June 26, 1925

Mr. LOW:

Mr. Chairman, I shall ask that the item stand until my deputy comes in.

Item stands.

Newcastle, Neguac and Escuminac, calling at intermediate points in the Miramichi river and bay, steam service between-additional amount required, $500.

Mr. LOW. This is an old service. The subsidy last year was $5,000. We felt, from the returns made by ithe company, tha-t there should be a reduction of $1,000, and $4,000 was -placed in the main estimates but representations were subsequently made to us that it would be impossible for the contractor to

Supply-Trade and Commerce

continue at that figure. So we compromised and made the reduction $500.

Topic:   FEDERAL ASSISTANCE TO AGRICULTURE- LONG TERM LOANS TO FARMERS
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