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

CON

Mr. DOHERTY: (Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada)

Conservative (1867-1942)

1. Under instructions of the late Postmaster General the Hon. Mr. Casgrain, that English signs only should be used in exclusively English communities, French signs only in exclusively French communities, and both French and English signs in mixed communities.
2. Answered by number one. In Edam instructions were that both French and English signs be used, and English and French signs were issued. As to Verner the inspector's report was that it was located in a purely French community.

Topic:   QUESTIONS.
Subtopic:   FRENCH-ENGLISH SIGNS AND FRENCH SIGNS ON POST OFFICES.
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