Elie-Oscar BERTRAND

BERTRAND, Elie-Oscar

Personal Data

Party
Liberal
Constituency
Prescott (Ontario)
Birth Date
March 3, 1894
Deceased Date
October 21, 1980
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Élie-Oscar_Bertrand
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=adeb470e-95a5-4d1a-9fd9-e72a81a909e3&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
merchant

Parliamentary Career

July 29, 1929 - May 30, 1930
LIB
  Prescott (Ontario)
July 28, 1930 - August 14, 1935
LIB
  Prescott (Ontario)
October 14, 1935 - January 25, 1940
LIB
  Prescott (Ontario)
March 26, 1940 - April 16, 1945
LIB
  Prescott (Ontario)
June 11, 1945 - April 30, 1949
LIB
  Prescott (Ontario)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 45 of 46)


March 30, 1931

Mr. BERTRAND:

How much money has been paid to the contractors on the Hawkes-bury-Grenville bridge so far, and how much money has been collected from the provinces of Ontario and Quebec?

Mr. BliNNEFl : The amount earned by

the contractors is 896,340; the amount paid by the Dominion government is $35,926, and by the Quebec government $32,114. The balance due is $28,300. Of that amount of $28,300 asked for, the provincial governments will eventually refund their portions.

Topic:   UVISED EDITIOK
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March 30, 1931

Mr. BERTRAND:

Then there will be another amount in the main estimates?

Topic:   UVISED EDITIOK
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March 19, 1931

Mr. BERTRAND (Translation):

Before resuming my seat I appeal to. the government to take under its care the worker and the farmer of this country and to give less favours to the large interests whose appetites will never deem their profits large enough.

Topic:   $1 60 1.68 COMMONS
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March 19, 1931

Mr. BERTRAND (Translation):

Then,

I shall read it. I am pleased, sir, that you put me on the right path which will help me in strictly Observing the rules of the House.

Cost of production for an acre of oats:

Rent of land $8 00

Ploughing

3 852 bushels of seed oats at $1

3 00

Because these oats were registered " good oats."

Harrowing, drainage, etc.:

5 hours, men at 25 cents per hr.. $1 255 men and horses at 30 cents per hr. 1 50

Sowing:

2 hours, men and horses

$0 60Rent of machinery

0 50

Gathering of crop:

3 hours, men at 25 cents per hr.. .. $0 75

1J horse, 30 cents 45

Moving of crop:

4 hrs., men at 25 cents

$1 002 hrs. horses, 30 cents

0 60

Topic:   SPEECH FROM THE THRONE
Subtopic:   CONTINUATION OF DEBATE ON THE ADDRESS IN REPLY
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March 18, 1931

Mr. BERTRAND:

When it was impossible to sell eggs in British Columbia during those two months, why was there any importation?

Topic:   SPEECH FROM THE THRONE
Subtopic:   CONTINUATION OF DEBATE ON THE ADDRESS IN REPLY
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