May 8, 1924

CON

Horatio Clarence Hocken

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. HOCKEN:

That was the current

report in the lobbies.

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Joseph Philippe Baby Casgrain

Liberal

Mr. CASGRAIN:

Not the best source

of information.

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Horatio Clarence Hocken

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. HOCKEN:

However, the Minister of National Defence (Mr. Macdonald) will not deny that the hon. member in question is a prominent Liberal member.

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LIB

Edward Mortimer Macdonald (Minister of National Defence)

Liberal

Mr. MACDONALD (Pictou):

You were

talking about whether he was going to be Minister of Finance.

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CON

Horatio Clarence Hocken

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. HOCKEN:

I said he was reported

to be training for the post.

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Edward Mortimer Macdonald (Minister of National Defence)

Liberal

Mr. MACDONALD (Pictou):

Training?

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LIB

Lewis Herbert Martell

Liberal

Mr. MARTELL:

Will my hon. friend tell

us what the Orange Sentinel said?

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Henry Lumley Drayton

Conservative (1867-1942)

Sir HENRY DRAYTON:

That also

would be accurate.

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Horatio Clarence Hocken

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. HOCKEN:

My hon. friend can depend on this. Mr. Speaker, that whatever the Sentinel says is the truth, although the paper has not yet dealt with this particular question.

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CON

Horatio Clarence Hocken

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. HOCKEN:

Truth according to the

truth.

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CON

Horatio Clarence Hocken

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. HOCKEN:

Not according to the Nova Scotia idea of truth.

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Lewis Herbert Martell

Liberal

Mr. MARTELL:

Truth according to the

quintessence of hypocrisy.

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Henry Lumley Drayton

Conservative (1867-1942)

Sir. HENRY DRAYTON:

He does not

mean that.

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Horatio Clarence Hocken

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. HOCKEN:

I do not think he means

anything.

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LIB

Lewis Herbert Martell

Liberal

Mr. MARTELL:

He would not expect to

take the hon. gentleman seriously.

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Horatio Clarence Hocken

Conservative (1867-1942)

Mr. HOCKEN:

I do not know, Mr. Speaker, whether anyone takes the hon. member across the way seriously. We find him butting in on every debate and interrupting with irrelevant remarks every speech that is made on this side of the House.

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Lewis Herbert Martell

Liberal

Mr. MARTELL:

Because it is all nonsense.

The Budget-Mr. Hocken

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May 8, 1924