1. No, so far as the Minister of Militia is concerned.
2. (a) An option was reported as having been obtained ; (b) The price asked for the whole property is not known to the department, but the sum of $3,250 was asked for the small lot on which the house stands.
4. The chief engineer of the department proceeded to St. John to report on several proposed sites not owned by the government. Of such proposed sites he recommended the Chipman property. He did not report as to whether this site was to be preferred to the present drill shed site.
6. Matter is under consideration.
Subtopic: SITE FOR DRILL HALL AT ST. JOHN.