March 13, 1905 (10th Parliament, 1st Session)


Mr. SCHAFFNER asked :

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Why and by whose recommendation was Mr. Alexander MeKnight dismissed as postmaster for Boissevain, Manitoba, on September 1st, 1904 ?
2. Were there any complaints ? If so, of what nature, and by whom were said complaints made ?
3. Were any petitions received for his dismissal ? If so, by whom signed ?
4. Did the post office inspector in the province ask for Mr. McKnight's dismissal ?
5. How long had Mr. MeKnight held the position ?
6. When were complaints, if any, first made ?
7. Did the Postmaster General furnish Mr. MeKnight any reasons for his dismissal ?
8. Were- there any netitions from' Boissevain asking that Mr. MeKnight be reinstated as postmaster ? If so, by whom signed ?

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