July 19, 1917 (12th Parliament, 7th Session)

LIB

George William Kyte

Liberal

Mr. G. W. KYTE (Richmond):

I desire to direct the attention of the Minister of Trade and Commerce to this telegram which I received yesterday evening:
Not- a bag of salt is available on south shore of Island and fishermen compelled to tie up boats unless something done immediately; say situation desperate at Gabarus, Louis-burg, Forchu.

Has the minister been able, since the matter was brought to his attention some months ago, to make any arrangements for the importation of salt into Nova Scotia?

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   SALT FOR FISH CURING.
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