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Maclean, Mr. Alexander K. (Halifax)-Con. Budget-Con. Falling imports and revenues, 360 Tariff taxation, 362 'British preference, 364 AVool duty, 365 'Cotton, 366 Bituminous coal, 366 Economy versus taxation, 367 Coast Guard, steamer, 1866 Controverted elections, 1923, 2012, 2148 Dominion elections Hours of polling, 1903, 1916 Railway men, voting of, 1903 Voters' lists, 1896 Dominion lands, administration of, 232 Dominion notes issue, 1534, 1653 Dredge No. \ 1866 Expenditures, public, 764, 1290 See Budget Fish and fisheries American vessels, regulation of, 1650 Modus vivendi licenses, 1275, 1277 Halifax and Eastern railway, 1466 Halifax Chartered steamers, 1647 Customs night watchman, 831 Headquarters staff, 1514 Terminals, 764, 1688 Permanent force, 2529 House of Commons sessional employees, 2109 Humphrey Colonel, retirement of, 1514 Loans, Imperial Government, to Canada, 522 Longard. G. E., employment of, 831 Naval service, 1613 Niobe repairs, 151 -Noreen, steamer, 1396, 2188 Petite Riviere fishery guardian, 1396 Privilege-newspaper misrepresentation, 688 Robinson, G., employment of, 831 Royal Print and Lithographing Company, payments to, 1864 Shubenacadie post office, 1866 Taxation Insurance companies, 1184 Telegraphic messages, 1193 Trade and Commerce, 1292 Atlantic ports, 1299 Cuban trade, 1294 Tufts Cove dry dock, 1647 Tyrian, steamer, 1786 Wade, Wr. W., dismissal of, 1395 War Appropriation, 1662, 1676 Expenditures-reference to Public Accounts Committee, 945 West Indian trade, 1295 Maclean, Mr. William F. (South York, Ont.) Address in reply to Governor General's Speech Parliamentary' institutions and the war, 33 Menace to American democracy', 34 Evil of militarism, 35 Banking facilities in Canada, 1353 Dominion elections-hours of polling, 1905 Food exports, government control of, 544 Nickel, exportation of, 3, 78 Railways Capitalization, control of, 78, 285, 726, 744, 756 Bridges, construction of, in towns and cities, 78, 285, 1150 Taxation-insurance companies, 1181 Transportation, 261 MacNutt, Mr. Thomas (Saltcoats) Budget, 789 Increased taxation and the farmers, 790 Saskatchewan Grain Growers' Association resolutions, 792 Taxation of land values and income, 793 Objections to new tariff, 793 Customs valuation of agricultural implements, 605 Northwest coal leases, 1148 Peart, L., employment of, 308 McCoig, Mr. Archibald B. (West Kent, Ont.) Budget, 622 Kent county mail service, 622 Tax on fertilizers, 623 Agricultural implements, 624 Horse raising, 625 Hog cholera, 627 Taxation Fertilizers, 1162, 1164' , Gravel and sand, 1163 McCraney, Mr. George E. (Saskatoon) Aberdeen Association-franking privilege, 1370 Alexander divorce bill, 1894, 1987, 2187 Bank loans for seed grain, 1352 Controverted elections, 2027 Customs tariff Articles exempt from increased duties, 246 Valuation for duty, 605 Nova Scotians in the west, 1560 Public works, expenditures on, 1971, 2035 Real estate titles, fraudulent, 47, 284, 1223 Rosthern customs, 79 Saskatoon Customs collector, 79 Public building, 2043 Volume i: 1-944 Volume ii: 345-1783 Volume iii: 1785-2528


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xxiii McCraney, Mr. George E. (Saskatoon)-Con. Rural mails, 607 Schrader grazing lease, 1560, 1562 Western farmers, relief for, 56 McCrea, Mr. Francis N. (Sherbrooke) Barachois wharf, 2185 Genest, A., employment of, 767, 1185, 1368 Live Stock Commissioner Giard, 2084 Pickel, G. H., employment of, 831 Horses for the war, 830 Sherbrooke mounted rifles, supplies for, 314, 1512 McCurdy, Mr. F. B. (Shelburne and Queens) Intercolonial Railway-Sunnybrae branch, 1479, 1481 Nova Scotia military forces, 1503 War supplies-boots, 2419 McDonald, D. A., employment of, 1186, 1!,'88 Mclnnes, T. R. E., employment of, 1864 McKenzie, Mr. D. D. (North Cape Breton) Alert, steamer, 223, 230, 1646 Behring sea fisheries claims, 239 Budget Royal commissions, 975 Canada's share in the war, 976 Criticism of the Government, 977 The Government's financial administration, 978 National Transcontinental railway, 979 Canada's finances and the war, 981 Public works expenditure, 982 Controverted elections, 1922 Duchemin, H. P., payments to, 667, 948 Fenian raid bounty, 1546 Food exports, government control of, 54 ft French River breakwater, 2053 Gobeil, A., employment of, 1967 Grain trade, 1954 Ingonish Fishermen, 350 Wharf, 2112 Intercolonial railway Branch lines, 1481, 1491 North Cape Breton requirements, 1699 Trains, 166 McDonald, D Ay, employment of, 1186, 1288 Masters and mates, examination of, 340 North Cape Breton Bonded warehouses, 1650 Customs service, 221, 225 Rented government buildings, 1288, 2049 Telegraph lines, 2180 North Sydney public building, 1981 Nova Scotia Postal service, 902 Telegraph and telephone service, 2180 McKenzie, Mr. D. D. (North Cape Breton) -Con. Parliamentary representation of the Maritime provinces, 321 Printing Bureau-pay of women employees, 1593 Shortt, Mr. Adam, speech of, 665 Soldiers, votes for, 2273, 2358, 2485 Smuggling, alleged, in Cape Breton, 223 Sydney Mines public building, 1981 Taxation Penalties, 1418 Stamp taxes, 1417 Witness, alleged improper detention of, 1555 Wrecking plants, 349 McLean, Mr. Angus A. (Queens, P.E.I.) Experimental farms, poultry on, 2056 Charlottetown, car-building for, 1697 Marine life-saving stations, 1637 North Lake boat harbour, 2114 Prince Edward Island parliamentary representation, 324, 1462, 2331 San Francisco exposition, 2086 Real estate titles, fraudulent, 1224 McLean, Mr. H. H. (Sunbury and Queens) Soldiers, votes for, 2256, 2259, 2268, 2276, 2472, 2487, 2535 McLeod, Col. H. F., command of, 561, 1441 McLeod, J. W., employment of, 896 McMillan, Mr. John A. (Glengarry) Military training camps, 1456 Montreal-Carslake hotel purchase, 1289 War supplies-horses, 2100 McNeil, W., employment of, 1648 McQuarrie, Major, resignation of, 2528 Mail bag locks. See Post Office Maple sugar. See Adulteration Marcil, Hon. Charles (Bonaventure) Baie des Chaleurs railway, 518 Bonaventure rural mail service, 769, 994, 2297 Bouillon, E. A., employment of, 2121 Canada, steamer, stranding of, 344 Canadian Peat Society, 1865 Carleton, Que., retaining wall, 390 Civil Service . Commission, 992 Promotions, 1959 Controverted elections, 2017, 2030 Dagneau, John T„ employment of, 1866 Demonstration farm for GaspS or Bonaventure, 2068 Volume i: 1-944 Volume ii: 945-1783 Volume iii: 1785-2628



M arcil, Hon. Charles (Bonaventure)-Con. Dominion elections Candidates having government contracts, 2143 Deferred elections, 1903, 2147 Drinking water, supervision of, 1600 Escuminac wharf, 1287 Farmers in Quebec, aid to, 291 Fish and Fisheries Fisheries in tidal waters, 116, 994, 2302 Fishermen, grants to, 2123, 2300, 2301 French Blue-books in Printing and distribution, 1596, 2310 Translation, 504 War stamps in, 1205, 1412 French Canadian battalion, 22nd, 1149 GaspS Deferred elections in, 1903, 2147 Purchase of war supplies in, 994 Railways, 518 Salmon fisheries, 116, 2302 Steamer service, 307, 833, 1286, 1301 GaspS bay anchorage, 998, 1449 Grain trade and flour prices, 1957 Immigration, 1572, 1575 Indians, Quebec, 1307 Inland Revenue Department, administration of, 1720, 1870 Insurance Department, 2372 Intercolonial railway Lumber contracts, 768 Matapedia, subway for, 1698 Liquors, inspection of, 1158 Maple sugar, adulteration of, 1794 Marine life-saving service, 350 Matapedia Road, 1289, 2178 Water supply, 768 Montreal post office, 1377, 1986, 2296 New Carlisle, public building for, 1287, 1985 New Mills salmon ptand, 2301 Parliament, members of, and government contracts, 2143 Paspebiac Customs office, 633 Wharf, 633, 2161 Peat experiments, 2122 Port Daniel mail service, 1992 Postage stamps, sale of, on Sunday, 2297 Printing bureau, 1591 Quebec . Fisheries, 116, 994 Rural mail routes, 769 Superior court judges, 1186 Repatriation, 1571 Marcil, Hon. Charles (Bonaventure)-Con. Restigouche river Bridge, 1148, 1682, 2177 Dredging, 1289, 1648, 2172 St. Jean l'Evangeliste mail service, 833 Scoles, C. R., payments to, 1468 Soldiers, votes for, 2264, 2268, 2344, 2485, 2516, 2538 Taxation-telegraphic messages, 1406 War supplies, purchase of, 994 Marcile, Mr. Joseph E. (Bagot) Bagot county postal service, 141 Budget, 1052 British navy and the war, 1053 Government's financial methods, 1055 The new taxation, 1056 German spy, suspected, arrest of, 610 Valcartier camp supplies, 149 War supplies Boots, 149 Horses, 315 Marine British ships, transfer of, 990, 1057 Coasting trade, 296 Department Estimates, 338-350, 1250-1270 Staff and salaries, 237 Earl Grey, sale of the, 312, 339, 1255 Empress of Ireland investigation, 339, 343 Hydrographic surveys, 1626 Ice-breaking, 339, 1255, 1267 Life-saving, 350, 1633, 1638 Lighthouse and coast service, 1256-1260, . 1267, 2304 Maritime road, 1267 Masters and mates, examination of, 340 Navigation Aids, 1258 Hudson Bay, 1628 Obstructions, removal of, 347, 2303 Rates, inland, control of, 43, 249 St. Lawrence, 1057, 1252 Schools, 346 Pilotage, 1265 Seamen, wrecked and distressed, 1269 Shipping casualties in 1914, 833 Signal service, 1264 Steamboat inspection, 1270 Steamers, government, 312, 338, 1255 Steamship services. See that title Unseaworthy vessels, 345 Wrecking plants, subsidies for, 349 Wrecks, investigations into, 342 Martin, Mr. Mederic (Montreal, St. Mary's) Maisonneuve leased post office, 2050 Unemployment, 501, 2320 Volume i: 1-944 Volume ii: 945-1783 Volume iii: 1785-2628


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Martin, Mr. William M. (Regina) Aberdeen Association-franking privilege 311 Advertising and printing, payments by Government for, 761 Anderson, T. A., employment of, 605, 761, 996 ' Bank loans for seed grain, 1355 Carey, J. M., employment of, 993 Coal royalties, 520 Davidson, W. W., employment of, 768 Duck Mountain timber reserve, 992, 1577 Pood exports, government control of, 539 Gallon, W. J., employment of, 831 Gillis, A. B., employment of, 831 Homestead inspectors, superfluous, 231 Homesteads and pre-emptions, statistics of, 996 .Horses, fraudulent importation of, 229 Hudson Bay railway, 1148 Immigration, 1147, 1570, 1572 Indians-St. Peter's reserve, 13, 19, 1888 Inland navigation rates, control of, 253 Inland Revenue frauds, 512 Interior Department, administration of, 231 1570 Judges in active militia, 1728 Last Mountain lake dredging, 311 Maple Creek land office officials, 997 Militia separation allowances, 688 Real estate titles, fraudulent, 1225 Regina Mounted police quarters, 311 Property purchases by Department of Public Works, 762 Customs ports, 228 Regina-Moosejaw Water supply, 311 Riding Mountain timber reserve, 1577 Sabistons-half-breed scrip, 1287 Saskatchewan lands, Indian and school, sales of, 768 Saskatchewan river water power, 235 Saskatoon land office officials, 997 Soldiers, insurance, 390 Swift Current land office officials, 997 Taxation-agricultural implements, 11691172 Western farmers, relief for, 49, 632, 720, 768, 1150, 1329, 1342, 1355 Masters and Mates. See Marine. Matapedia Road, 1289, 2178 Water supply, 768 Mattatall Lake post office, 832 Medical Council of Canada, grant to, 1251, 2316 Medicine Hat Homestead inspector, 2123 Postmasters, 764 Rural mail service, 76S Megantic county postmasters, 609 Meighen, Hon. Arthur (Solicitor General) Budget, 1115 The Opposition's criticism, 1116 War taxes, 1117 Diminished revenues, 1118 Retrenchment of expenditure, 1119 Industrial protection, 1122 Aid to railways, 1125 Taxation for revenue, 1127 Land tax and income tax, 1129 Ferguson, Mr. T. R., report of, 2573 Grain trade, 1955, 2030, 2193 National Transcontinental railway-proposed government operation, 1823, 1838 Shortt, Mr. Adam, speech of, 653 Soldiers, votes for, 2220, 2347 Solicitor General, office of, 1737 Western farmers, relief for, 68, 1332 Menace newspaper, 991 Merner, Mr. J. J. (South Huron) Food exports, government control of, 536 Meteorological service, 1268 Metric system, 1785 Michaud, Mr. Pius (Victoria, N.B.) Edmundston post office, 1390 Herrings, exported, price of, 1786 Horn extradition case, 44, 79 Indians, New Brunswick, 1319 Intercolonial railway Freight rates in New Brunswick, 165 Mail service, 1390 International railway service, 1470 Metric system, 1785 Oil for fuel, 294 Stamp taxes, 1210 War supplies-horses, 246 Middlebro, Mr. William S. (North Grey) Boots, army-report of special committef 2372 Middlesex county Indians, 518 Military stores, fraud in sale of, 205, 304, 476, 1226 Militia and Defence British Columbia militiamen in active service, 151 Cadet corps, 1518 Civil servants in militia service, 312, 522 Volume i: 1-944 Volume ii: 945-1783 Volume iii: 1785-2628



Militia and Defence-Con. Department Coal supply, 2319, 2326 Estimates, 1428, 1496, 1544, 2319 Dominion arsenal, 1506 Drill halls, 2035 Duties on imported munitions, 1506 Engineer service and works, 1513 Fair wages clause in contracts, 240, 391 Motor trucks, 1145 Officers' allowances, 1447 Permanent force, 1515, 2529 Petawawa camp, 240, 1185 Railway engineering corps, 1525 Rifle ranges, 1553 Royal Military College, 1519 Schools of instruction, 1524 ' Training areas, 1556 Valcartier camp, 240, 391, 1514, 1552, 2122, 2123 See War Mines and Minerals Coal Imports, 244, 521, 633, 828 Leases, 1148, 1611 Royalties, 520 Western industry, 492 Department Estimates, 1599, 2313 Staff and salaries, 1599 Electric smelting, 1602, 2313 Explosives, 1601, 1604 Geological survey, 1606-1611 Investigations and experiments, 1603, 2313 Oil. See that title Peat Canadian Peat Society, 1865 Experiments, 2122 Radium-bearing ores, 1609 Tar sands for road making, 1604 Ministerial changes, 207 Mizonnette lighthouse, 46 Molloy, Mr. John P. (Provencher) Fournier, L. H., employment of, 521 Hudson Bay railway bridge, 606 Winnipeg Resident engineer, 765 , Volunteers, 313 Moncton. See Intercolonial railway Montmagny, wreck of, 1867 Montreal Armoury-fair wage clause, 240 Barracks, 2035 Carslake hotel purchase, 1289, 2528. See also Postal Station A Dismissals of public works employees, 1652 Montreal-Con. Eostal station A, 1651, 1986, 2186, 2528 Postal Station L, 2528 Post office, 1377 Resident engineer, 437 Monuments, erection of, 1251, 1252 Moosejaw Property purchases by Department of Public Works, 762 Water supply, 311 Morphy, Mr. H. B. (North Perth) Compensation to workmen by railways, 514 Controverted elections, 2003 Real estate, fraudulent titles to, 1225 Morris, F., employment of, 151 Morris, Mr. James (Chateauguay) Maple sugar, adulteration of, 1794 Mounted Police, Royal Northwest, 1249, 1284, 2322, 2326 Mousseau, P A., employment of, 1992, 2122 Murphy, Hon. Charles (Russell) Canadian Northern railway, payments to, 150 Canadian patriotic fund, 143 Canadian War Contingent Association, 2122 Dominion Trust Company, 519 Fort Erie shooting case, 143 French river improvements, 1991 Hall, R. P., appointment of, 763 Immigration officials, suspension of, 243 Marriage laws, 436 North Bay recruiting, 1991 Nottar, H., death of, 150 Ottawa and Hull town-planning commission, 241 Overseas dominions, status of, 439 Pollution of navigable waters, 123 Princess Patricia regiment, 391 Soldiers, votes for, 2204, 2470 Valcartier camp-payment of accounts, 312 Victoria Memorial Museum, 153 War. supplies Boots, 2395 Canvas shoes, 763 Horses, 149, 314, 520 Overshoes, 315 * Saddles, 632 National Drug Company, 312 National Gallery of Canada, 2182 National Transcontinental railway Bridge keepers, 897 Construction, 1859 Volume i: 1-944 Voiume ii: 945-1783 Volume iii: 1785-2528


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xxvii National Transcontinental Railway-Con. Government Operation Bill. Res., 1802. lr., 1859. 2r„ 1894. Com., 2124. 3r„ 2139, Investigating commission, expenses of, 44 Montreal connection, 1711 Portneuf claims, 993 Quebec Bridge, expenditure on, 437, 1864 Terminals, 518, 606, 993, 1867 Station employees, 1143 Naturalization, 610, 1598, 2317 Naval Service Department Estimates, 237, 1612-1621, 2298 Staff and salaries, 237 Forces and expenses, 1613, 1614, 1654 Northern waters, patrol of, 1630, 2298 Stefansson expedition, 1630, 2298 Navigable waters Pollution of, 3, 118, 204 Removal of obstructions in, 347 Navigation. See Marine Neely, Mr. D. B. (Humboldt) Budget Commercial depression, 959 Trade policy of the Government, 960 Decreased trade and revenues and the war, 961 The tariff increases, 962 Manufacturers and consumers, 963 The made-in-Canada movement, 963 Methods of increasing revenues, 964 Taxation of British imports, 965, 969 National Transcontinental railway, 966 Canadian Northern railway, 968 Hudson Bay railway, 969 Opposition alternative proposals, 970 German population of the west, 970 Live stock industry, 2094 War supplies-horses, 388, 2095, 2098 Western farmers, relief for, 61 Wood, E. C., land patent of, 151 Nesbitt, Mr. Edward W. (North Oxford) Budget Hard times and the war, 593 Problems of the Minister of Finance, 594 Taxation of loan and insurance companies, 595 The new tariff, 595 Reduction of expenditures, 596 Soldiers, votes for, 2283, 2480 Taxation-insurance companies, 595, 1180, 1183 War supplies-boots, 2414 New Brunswick steamship services, 1301, 1304 New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island railway, purchase of, 152 New Carlisle, public building for, 1287, 1985 Newcastle wireless station-alleged flying of American flag, 1616 Newfoundland Partridge berries from, 1166 Steamship services, 1295, 1301, 1303 New Glasgow Dredging, 1992 Mail service, 517 New Waterford Mail sendee, 1360 Recruiting, 392 Nickel Export Regulation Bill, lr., 3. Ruled out, 43. See 78, 1937 Nickle, Mr. William F. (Kingston) Canadian patriotic fund, 401 Kingston penitentiary commission, 1767 Shortt, Mr. Adam, speech of, 655 Soldiers, votes for, 2244 Niobe and Rainbow, His Majesty's Canadian ships, 45, 151 Noreen, steamer, 1396, 2188 Northern waters, patrol of, 1630, 2298 Northrup, Mr. William B. (East Hastings) Vancouver Terminal Railway Company 990 Nottar, H„ shooting of, 150 Nova Scotia Coal areas, 1609 Electoral lists, 833 Military forces, 481, 561, 608, 612, 687, 720, 905, 1396, 1428, 1496 Postal service, 900, 1380 Public works. See that title Steamship services, 1301, 1304 Nova Scotians in the west, 1559 Oil Fuel, 143, 294 Leases, 241, 243 Oliver, Hon. Frank (Edmonton) Alberta * Military training area, 1556 Public buildings, 2044 Animals, diseases of, 2089 Architect, Dominion chief, appointment of 1960 Athabaska Landing public building, 2044 2298 Volume i: 1-944 Volume ii: 945-1783 Volume iii: 1785-2628



xxvm Oliver, Hon. Frank (Edmonton)-Con. Athabaska river dredging, 2775 Banff and Calgary civil servants, 1184 British Columbia public buildings, 2045 Budget, 378 An extraordinary budget, 378 The financial situation, 379 War loans, 380 Means for increasing revenue, 3S1 Tariff increases, 383 "Westem agricultural production, 386 Canada Year Book, 1938 Canadian expeditionary forces, 2370 Canadian patriotic fund, 395 Coal, sub-bituminous, 1604 Edmonton, Dunvegan and British Columbia Railway Company, 705 Edmonton Public buildings, 2044 Rifle range, 1553 River bank, protection of, 2169 Explosives in mines, 1606 Ferguson, Mr. T. R., report of, 2539, 2601 Grain trade, 1951, 2030, 2191 Homestead maps, 237 Homesteaders' wood rights, 1566 Hudson Bay Navigation, 1627, 1629 Railway, 1861 Kitsilano Indian reserve, 1892 Kootenay bay wharf, 2171 Lethbridge immigration inspector, 1569 National Transcontinental railway-proposed government operation, 1850, 2136 National parks, Canadian, 236 Parliament, members of, and government contracts, 2145 Pigeon lake improvements, 2168 Prince George mail service, 2298 Printing Bureau and public printing, 1597 St. Peter's Indian reserve, 1876 Saskatchewan and Alberta government telegraph lines, 2179 Senate, powers of the, 2330 Soldiers, votes for, 2240, 2271, 2292, 2344, 2356, 2463, 2476, 2495, 2504, 2533 Stefansson expedition, 310, 1630, 1632, 2300 Sturgeon river improvements, 2170 Tar sands, 1605 Timber regulations, 1566 Valcartier camp, 1552 WTar Appropriation, 1677 Pensions, 141 ' Supplies-horses, 766, 1867, 2102 Wrater-power investigations, 235 Weights and measures, inspection of, 511 Western farmers, relief for, 66 Ottawa Buildings rented by Government, 148, 30S, 2047 Dominion buildings, 1968, 2037 Victoria Memorial Museum, 153, 1969 W'oods and Canadian buildings-cost of electric lighting, 1651 Ottawa and Hull Postal rate, 766 Town-planning commission, 241, 766 Ottawa river storage works, 21S1 Pacaud, Mr. Lucien T. (Megantic) Megantic postmasters, 609 Papineau, Mr. Louis J. (Beauharnois) Charge of corruption, 1144 Civil service, increase of, 1588 Paquet, Mr. Eugene (L'lslet) Budget, 971 Nature of the war, 971 Patriotism and production, 972 The public expenditures, 973 The war taxes, 974 Pardee, Mr. Frederick F. (West Lambton) Civil service-dismissals and appointments, 218 Controverted elections, 1995, 2153 Dominion elections-hours of polling, 1913 Drill halls, expenditures on, 2035 Gobeil, A., employment of, 1964 Philadelphia immigration agent, 522 Motor trucks for Militia Department, 1145 Taxation-gravel and sand, 1160, 1163, 1164 Wrecks, investigations into, 343 Parks, Canadian national, 236 Parliament, members of, and government contracts, 1242, 1901, 2140 Parliamentary procedure Bill, re-committal of, with instructions, 2195 Divorce bills, on, 1987, 2187 Member, having begun speech, temporarily yields floor to intervening speaker, by consent of House, 999 Previous debate, reference by members to, 1765 Printing of parliamentary documents, rule for, 1057 Private Bills-suspension of certain rules, 1527 Resolution Affecting postage submitted by private member, 338 Moved after notice, 1159 See Speaker Volume i: 1-S44 Volume ii: 945-1783 Volume iii: 1785-2628


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Parliamentary representation British North America Act, proposed amendment of-address to the King, 1459, 2327 House of Commons Representation Act of 1914, correction of clerical errors in, 1557, 1994 /See Prince Edward Island Paspebiac Customs office, 633 Wharf, 633 Patent medicines Composition of, 1717 Tax on, 1208, 1423 Patent shovel shield, 437, 1235 Patents, renewal of, 1261, 1284, 1989 Patriotic fund. See Canadian Peace Canadian Centenary Association, 2815 Terms of, and the overseas Dominions, 2627 Peart, L., employment of, 308 Peat. See Mines Pecuniary Claims Convention, 1740 Pelletier, Hon. L. P. Testimonial to, 211 Trip of, 2529 Penitentiaries Begg, Mr., employment of, 828 Kingston, 136, 271, 515, 1740 Prison reform, 1049, 1761, 1775 Release of Thomas Riley, 2459 Stony Mountain, 390, 1185 Tickets of leave, 1736 Pensions, 1188, 1394, 1450 Perley, Sir George H. Acting Canadian High Commissioner, 2318 Speech of-status of Overseas Dominions, 439 Peterborough, government employees in, 1285 Petite Riviere fishery guardian, 1396 Pettet, W. V., employment of, 2123 Phillips-Wolley, Sir Clive, appointment of, 151 Philipsburg-St. Armand mail service, 249, 313, 995 Pickel, G. H., employment of, 831 Picton armoury, 1145 Pictou (county) Fishery guardians, 245 Mail service, 244, 610, 995, 1288, 1458, 2123, 2188 Medical examiners for volunteers, 762 Pictou (island) telephone line, 143 Pictou (town) winter freight handling, 246 Pilotage. See Marine Pit props, trade in, 1934 Pollution of Navigable Waters Bill, lr., 3. 2r., 118. Ref. to special Com., 204. Pope lease on Knee Hill Creek, 993 Port Arthur Drill hall, 2038 Harbour improvements, 1970-1975 Port Daniel mail service, 1992 Post Office Closed offices, 833 Contingencies, 1360 Department staff and salaries, 1359, 2295 Dismissals, 1363 Estimates, 1359-1394, 2295-2298 Franking privilege, 311, 905, 1370, 2296 Free postage for soldiers, 338, 1419 Mail carriers, payment of, 2297 Mail bag locks, 46, 1393 Motor cars, 1391 Outside service, 1360, 1371 Parcel post, 1371-1375, 1384 Post cards, stamps on, 1205 Rural mail service, 1379, 1384 Stamps, sale and use of, 1391, 1393. 1422, 2297, 2624 Potatoes. See Agriculture. Power, Mr. William (Quebec West) ' Salisbury camp, 1504 Prince Albert property purchase, 762 Prince Edward Island Car ferry, 1704 Immigration officer, 1575 Mail service, 1378, 1385 Marine life-saving service, 1637 Parliamentary representation, 316, 1459, 2327, 2331 Public works, 2114 Railway, 1704, 1707 Steamship services, 1303 Winter mail service, 348 Prince of Wales fund, 244 Prince Rupert Rifles, disbandment of, 1522 Volume i: 1-944 Volume ii: 945-1783 Volume iii: 1785-2628



Printing Bureau, Government, 1591-1597, 2307 Prison reform. See Penitentiaries Private Bills discussed Alexander, Charles Isaac, divorce bill, 1894, 1987, 2187 Canadian Northern Railway Company, 708, 758 Canadian Northern Ontario Railway Company, 560 Canadian Pacific Railway Company, 725 Casualty Company of Canada, 761 Edmonton, Dunvegan and British Columbia Railway Company, 705, 721 Lohmann Company, patent of, 1261, 1284 Millen, J., patent of, 1989 Montreal, Ottawa and Georgian Bay Canal Company, 966 Toronto Eastern Railway Company, 708 Toronto, Hamilton and Buffalo Railway Company, 967 Van Buren Bridge Company, 709, 760 Vancouver Terminal Railway Company, 990, 1262 Prostitution, houses of, 1227 Proulx, Mr Edmond (Prescott) Aliens at Petawawa, 828, 998 Architect, Dominion chief, appointment of 1958, 1961 Dominion elections-candidates and government contracts. See Parliament. Dredge No. 7, 1647 French Canadians and the war, 1442 Furniture for government offices, 1868 Georgian Bay Canal Commission, 1145 Hawkesbury - Grenville bridge, 1648, 1992, 2176 Home militia, 312, 522 Judges' pensions, 765 L'Orignal post office, 1363 Minister of Militia and the war, 1517 Parliament, members of, and government contracts, 1242, 1527, 1901, 1929, 21402146 Petawawa camp, 1185 Picton armoury, 1145 Privilege-Ottawa Evening Journal, 991 Soldiers, votes for, 2291 Taxation-income, 1197 Telephones, free, for government officials, 1970 War supplies, purchase of Horses, 994 Housewives, 1650 Oats and hay, 1397 Public Accounts Committee. See War supplies-investigations Public health, conservation of, 2107 Public works Architect, Dominion chief, appointment of, 1958, 1961, 1966, 2184 Buildings Alberta, 2044 British Columbia, 2045 Manitoba, 2040 New Brunswick, 1981 Nova Scotia, 1975 Ontario, 2034, 2185 Quebec, 1983 Saskatchewan, 2042 Department Engineering branch, 2181 Estimates, 1958, 1961, 2034, 2111, 2155 Dredging Dredge No. 7, 1647, 1866 Maritime provinces, 1289, 1648, 1992, 2171 Ontario and Quebec, -1252, 2172 Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, 2175 Expenditures, 2035 (Harbours and rivers British Columbia, 1970, 2170 Generally, 2155 Manitoba, 2166 New Brunswick, 1972, 2117 Nova Scotia, 2051, 2111 Ontario, 1970, 1975, 2164, 2184 Prince Edward Island, 1975, 2114 Quebec, 1971, 2119, 2155, 2185 Saskatchewan and Alberta, 2167 Slides and booms, 2184 Pugsley, Hon. William (St. John City) Allison, J. Wesley, services, of, 1451, 1506 Amherst post office site, 1975 Ammunition, purchases of, 1451, 1506 Architect, Dominion chief, appointment of, 1960 Bank loans for seed grain, 1244 Budget, 470, 562 Proposed taxation, 470, 563 Civil Service statement of Mr. Adam Shortt, 471 Public works expenditures, 473, 564 Militia expenditures, 564 Stamp taxes, 569, 573 Coal tariff, 570 Farmers and the tariff, 570, 575 Duty on fertilizers, 571 French treaty imports, 573 British preference, 576 Canadian Pacific railway steamship services, 738 Censorship, 1448, 1496, 1506 Volume i: 1-S44 Volume ii: 945-1783 Volume iii: 1785-2628


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Pugsley, Hon. Wm. (St. John City)-Con. Civil Service Appointments, 1873 War service, government employees on, 217 See Shortt Controverted elections, 1922, 1997, 2008, 2017, 2151 Cost of Living Commission, 2625 Dominion elections-candidates and government contracts, 2140 Edmonton, Dunvegan and British Columbia Railway Company, 722 Ferguson, Mr. T. R., report of, 2584 Inland Revenue, pamphlet of Deputy Minister of, 1725 International railway, government acquisition of, 1682 Leonardsville dredging, 312 Lobsters, sale of undersized, 1150 McLeod, Colonel H. F., battalion of, 561 Medical Council of Canada, 1251 Militia Department coal supply, 2319 National Transcontinental railway, 1829, 2130 Ottawa-buildings rented by Government, 2047 Palmerston public building, 2037 Parliament, members of, and government contracts, 2140, 2146 Parliamentary representation, 1461, 2333 Patent ballot, allowance for, 1591 Printing, government, 1595 Privilege-omission, in Hansard, 689 Public works expenditures, 1362. See Budget Railway employees, voting of, 2503 Real estate, fraudulent titles to, 1219 St. John Custom house improvements, 1982 Harbour improvements, 1972 Secretary of State, Department of, expenditure of, 1590 Seed grain. See Western farmers Shortt, Mr. Adam, speech of, 213, 471, 647 Soldiers, votes for, 2226, 2353, 2463, 2477, 2490, 2503, 2538 Submarines, purchase of, 94, 110, 946 Taxation Banks, 1195 Corporations, 1195 Fertilizers, 571, 1159, 1395, 1400, 1402 French Treaty, articles under, 573, 1212, 1216 Insurance companies, 1179 Postal rates and stamp taxes, 1419 Proprietary or patent medicines, 1425 Spirits, 1155 Telegraphic messages, 1194 See Budget Pugsley, Hon. Wm. (St. John City)-Con. Transatlantic steamship services, 1298 Vancouver immigration building, 2046 War Appropriations, 91 Supplies Agents, 40, 2461. See Allison Ammunition 1451, 1507, 1669 Bicycles, 767 British Government, 2461 Horses, 1230-1232 Western farmers, relief for, 1329. See Bank loans Qu'Appelle postmastership, 436 Quebec (city) Bridge, 437, 1710 Harbour Commissioners, 2123 [DOT] Price, Sir William, resignation of, 1965, 1966 Harbour improvements, 1971 History of port, 1962 Postal revenues, 896 Terminals, 1860 Quebec (county) telegraph service, 1187, 2122 Quebec (province) Aid to farmers, 291 Fisheries, 116, 994, 2302 Steamship services, 1301 Superior court judges, superannuation of, 1186 Quebec and Saguenay railway, 2532, 2625 Radium. See Mines Railways Capitalization, control of, 78, 261, 285, 726758, 1150 Employees, voting of, 2498 Extension of charters, 706, 720, 758 Labour conditions on construction work, 502 Mail contracts, 1375 Wages, payment of, on, 498 Workmen's compensation, 514 For individual railways, see their titles Railways and Canals Department Estimates, 1467-1495, 1685-1713, 1859-1863 Staff and salaries, 1471 Rainville, Mr. Joseph H. (Chambly and Vercheres) War supplies-boots, 2408 Real estate titles, fraudulent, 47, 284, 476, 1219 Volume i: 1-944 Volume ii: 945-1783 Volume iii: 1785-2628


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Regina Mounted police quarters, 311 Property purchases by Government, 762 2188 Water supply, 311 Reid, Hon. J. D. (Minister of Customs) Agriculture Department estimates, 1229-1240 Farmers' relief, 1239 Potato embargo, 719, 749, 991, 1229 Civil Service-stenographers, 1472 Customs . Agricultural implements, valuation of, 605, 1170 Alert, revenue steamer, 23 Department Appointments and dismissals, 218, 228 Employees on war service, 217-219 Estimates, 217-230 Staff and salaries, 217-230 Investigations, 611 Smuggling, alleged, 223 Spirits, valuation of, 1155 Duchemin, H. P., payments to, 952 Fraudulent importation of horses, 230 Patent shovel shield, 1236 Patents, renewal of, 1261, 1284, 1990 Shortt, Mr. Adam, speech of, 662 Toronto custom house, 2039 War supplies-horses, 1230-1235 Reindeer, experiments with, 234, 2315 Repatriation, 1571. Restigouche river Bridge, 1148, 2177 Dredging, 1289, 1648 RHoda, steamer, 2531 Rhodes, Mr. Edgar N. (Cumberland) Amherst Armoury, 1977 Car-building, 1696 Post office, 1975 Cumberland mail service, 1649 Intercolonial railway-Wallace spur line, 1694 Nova Scotia military forces, 1496, 1501, 1551 Ribstone, village of, patent of, 243 Richard, Mrs. Margaret, claim of, 896, 1639 Richards, J. W., M.P., death of, 827 Richelieu county mail carriers, 1287 Richelieu river wharves, 995 Richmond county, Quebec, farmers, relief for, Riding mountain timber reserve, 1577 Rigaud Armoury, 631, 993 Dredging, 390 Wharf, 1786 Rimouski (county) Dredging, 897 Purchase of war supplies in, 994 River John customs sub-collectorship, 142 Robb, Mr. James A. (Huntingdon) Corn imports, 152 Drill halls, 2035 Flour, Canada's gift of, to Great Britain, 1646 Grain trade, 1346, 2032, 2192 Maple sugar, adulteration of, 1792 Rural mail service, 1384 Seed grain, purchase and distribution of, 1346 Taxation-Customs valuations, 1403, 1405 War supplies-horses, 249, 1232, 2099 Robertson, Struan, Lt.-Col. See Nova Scotia military forces Robinson, George, employment of, 831 Roche, Hon. W. J. (Minister of the Interior) Astronomical observatory, western, 1585, 1893 Duck mountain timber reserve, 1578 Forest reserves, 1578 Homestead maps, 237 Homesteaders' wood rights, 1565 Immigration, 1558, 1569-1577 Agencies, 1558, 1564 Oriental, 1576 Indians, 1306-1328. See that title Interior Department Estimates, 231, 1281, 1558 Ferguson, Mr. T. R., report of, 2551 Staff, salaries, etc., 233, 1558, 1570 Irrigation-refund, 1894 Lethbridge immigration officer, 1568 Nova Scotians in the west, 1559 Parks, Canadian national, 236, 1894 Schrader grazing lease, 1564 Seed grain. See Western farmers Shortt, Mr. Adam, speech of, 232 Timber protection, 233, 1565, 1578 Tree culture, 233 Water-powers, development of, 234 Western farmers, relief for, 53, 292, 948, 1281, 1329, 1344, 1348 Wetaskawin settlers, grievances of, 1561 Yukon placer mining rights, 514, 1868 Volume i: 1-944 Volume ii: 945-1783 Volume iii: 1785-2628


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xxxiii Rogers, Hon. Robert (Minister of Public Works) Architect, Dominion chief, appointment of, 1958, 1968, 2184 Edmonton, Dunvegan and British Columbia Railway Company, 705, 720 Gobeil, A., employment of, 1962-1968 House of Commons-business of the House, 1787 Militia Department coal supply, 2326 National Transcontinental railway-government operation, 1857 Public works , Building's, 1961, 1975, 2034, 2185 Department Estimates, 1958, 1961, 2034, 2111, 2155 Staff, salaries, etc., 1958, 2184 Dredging', 2171 Harbours and rivers, 1970, 2051, 2111, 2155 Miscellaneous, 2181 Roads and bridges, 2176 Slides and booms, 2184 Telegraph lines, 2179 Seed grain. See Western farmers Senate, powers of the, 2328 Shortt, Mr Adam, speech of, 471, 636 Telephones, free, for government officials, 1970 Victoria Memorial Museum, 1969 Votes for soldiers, 336 Western farmers, relief for, 62 Ross, Mr. Duncan C. (West Middlesex) Foot and mouth disease, 611, 2053, 2087 Middlesex county Indians, 518 Rosthern customs receipts, 79 Royal assent, 2210, 2628 Royal Print and Lithograph Company, payments to, 1S64 Royal Society of Canada, accommodation for, 245 Roy, Col. Alex., retirement of, 1516 Roy, P. X„ employment of, 992 St. Anselme government employees, 1993 St. Antoine de Richelieu wharf, 995 St. Armand rural mail service, 1289 St. Denis rural mail service, 993 St. Gilbert de Portneuf postmaster, 307 St. Jean I'Evangeliste mail service, 833 St. John, N.B. Custom house improvements, 1982 Harbour, 1972 St. John Valley railway, 46, 142, 173 St. Lambert post office, 1648 St. Lawrence. See Marine St. Mathieu dredging, 2173 St. Paul's Island life-saving station, 608 St. Peter's Indian reserve. See Indians St. Romuald post office, 518 St. Thomas armoury, 1866 St. Zotique wharf, 390 Sackville Home guard, 1517, 1706 Pilotage, 1266 Post office, 153 Railway accommodation, 606, 1693 Saskatchewan Homesteads and pre-emptions, 996 Indian lands, 768 Land office officials, 997 School lands, 768 Saskatoon Customs collector, 79 Public building, 2043, 2326 Public Works Department property purchases, 762 Rural mail service, 607 Schaffner, Mr. F. L. (Souris) Bank loans for seed grain, 1355 Boissevain postmastership, 1369 Capital punishment, 136 Experimental farms, 2058, 2064 Food exports, government control of, 531 Freight rates, 258 Taxation-proprietary medicines, 1208,1211 Schrader grazing lease, 1562 Scientific literature, international catalogue of, 1590 Scott, Mr F. S. (South Waterloo) Budget, 590 The late Mr. Clare, M.P., 590 Taxation of banks,, 590 British preference, 591 Government railway expenditures, 591 The made-in-Canada movement, 592 Canada's opportunities, 592 Secretary of State, Department of Estimates, 1588, 2307 Staff, salaries, etc., 1588, 1589 Seed grain, distribution of. See Western Farmers and Richmond County Volume i: 1-944 Volume ii: 945-1783 Volume iii: 1785-2628 c



Seguin, Mr. Paul A. (L'Assomption) L'Assomption (counts'), public employees from, 2528 L'Assomption (village) wharf, 1145, 2119 St. Lin public building, 1984 Senate. See Parliamentary representation and Senate and House of Commons Senate and House of Commons Act Amendment Bills Independence of members, lr., 1242 Members on active service, lr., 351. 2r., 439. Com., 439. 3r., 441 Sharpe, Mr. Samuel (North Ontario) Bank loans for seed grain, 1352 Canadian Pacific Railway Company's ocean services, 741, 757 Canadian patriotic fund, 1864 Ottawa-Woods and Canadian buildings cost of electric lighting, 1651 War supplies Horses, 829 Ammunition, 1652 Sharpe, Mr. Wm. H. (Lisgar) Binders, imports of, 1649 Food exports, government control of, 547 Grain trade, 1954 Hudson Bay navigation, 1629 Shefford county rural mail service, 1287 Shelburne Fishery inspector, 1271 Fog alarm, 389 Sherbrooke Mounted Rifles, supplies for, 314, 1512 . Shipping. See Marine Shortt, Mr. Adam, speech of, 213, 232, 471, 634 Shovel shield, 437, 1235 Shubenacadie post office, 1866 Sinclair, Mr. John H. (Guysborough) Aliens, registration of, 48 Amherst Custom house, 1646 Post office, 1396 Belgian relief, 1676 Budget, 889, 905 The party truce, 889 Canada's financial problem, 890 War expenditures, 891 Imperialism and nationalism, 891 Canada's period of hard times, 892 The Government's financial administration, 893 Political patronage and war contracts, 906 Sinclair, Mr. John H. (Guysborough)-Con. Budget-Con. The new taxation, 909 Fishermen and the tariff, 910 Naval policy, 911 The member for West Peterborough, 911 Summing up, 912 Canning public building, 1979 Canso Lobster hatchery, 2530 Military guard, 1556 Reduction works, 633, 767 Cole Harbour wharf, 5f7, 2051 Copper exports, 312 Country Harbour Gas buoy, 762 Wharf, 2114 .Duchemin, H. P., payments to, 604 East Erinville post office, 519 Fenian raid bounty, 1651 Fish and Fisheries American vessels, regulation of, 1650 " Fish and How to Cook It "-booklet, 239 Lobsters Close season, 45 Hatcheries, 2530 Pickled fish, inspection of, 48 Shell-fish Commission, 607 Steam trawling, 243, 311, 312, 1623, 1625, 2306 Transportation, 80 Guysborough Branch railways. See Intercolonial Fishery guardians, 313 Mail service, 519, 607, 633, 897, 1185 Halifax public works expenditures, 1458 Intercolonial railway Branch lines, eastern Nova Scotia, 44, 519, 1467, 1480, 1700 Fish transportation, 80 Ice contracts, 311 Imported stationery, 1697 Mulgrave car ferry, 1693 Pugwash spur line, 391 Wallace spur line, 391, 1694 Isaac's Harbour lobster hatchery, 2530 Le Blanc, seaman, family of, 896, 1639 Marine Canadian shipping registry, 45 Coasting trade, 296, 1933 Shipping casualties in 1914, 833 Mattatall lake post office, 832 Military stores, fraud in sale of, 205, 304 National Transcontinental railway investigating commission, 44 Naval Service, Department of, 238 New Harbour breakwater, 2051 Niobe and Rainbow, Canadian ships, 45 Volume i: 1-944 Volume ii: 945-1783 Volume iii: 1785-2628


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