Ellen Louks FAIRCLOUGH

FAIRCLOUGH, The Right Hon. Ellen Louks, P.C., C.C., O.Ont., LL.D., F.C.A.

Personal Data

Party
Progressive Conservative
Constituency
Hamilton West (Ontario)
Birth Date
January 28, 1905
Deceased Date
November 13, 2004
Website
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ellen_Fairclough
PARLINFO
http://www.parl.gc.ca/parlinfo/Files/Parliamentarian.aspx?Item=d7fdad8e-4c2b-4c9a-9d74-154e592f19d7&Language=E&Section=ALL
Profession
accountant

Parliamentary Career

May 15, 1950 - June 13, 1953
PC
  Hamilton West (Ontario)
August 10, 1953 - April 12, 1957
PC
  Hamilton West (Ontario)
June 10, 1957 - February 1, 1958
PC
  Hamilton West (Ontario)
  • Secretary of State of Canada (June 21, 1957 - May 11, 1958)
March 31, 1958 - April 19, 1962
PC
  Hamilton West (Ontario)
  • Secretary of State of Canada (June 21, 1957 - May 11, 1958)
  • Minister of Citizenship and Immigration (May 12, 1958 - August 8, 1962)
June 18, 1962 - February 6, 1963
PC
  Hamilton West (Ontario)
  • Minister of Citizenship and Immigration (May 12, 1958 - August 8, 1962)
  • Postmaster General (August 9, 1962 - April 21, 1963)

Most Recent Speeches (Page 4 of 682)


December 3, 1962

Mrs. Fairclough:

1. Yes. This survey indicated that the community qualified for letter carrier service but 80 per cent of the homes are not equipped with letter slots or mail boxes.

2. Yes, early in January to determine whether 80 per cent of the householders have provided mail receptacles.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   HOME MAIL DELIVERY, HAWKESBURY, ONT.
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November 21, 1962

Mrs. Fairclough:

No.

Topic:   FLAVOURING OF POSTAGE STAMP MUCILAGE
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November 19, 1962

Mrs. Fairclough:

1. Yes.

2. (a) These trains will be replaced by trucks but mail will not be sorted en route, (b) The points at which local mails will be sorted have not yet been decided upon.

3. Information not yet available; awaiting report.

4. This has yet to be determined; awaiting a final report.

5. Yes-by trains 7 and 8.

6. Services: Afton Station and C.N. Stn. (Bayfield Rd.), Avondale Stn. and C.N.R. Stn., Barneys River and C.N.R. Stn., Egerton and C.N.R. Stn., Eureka and Rly. Stn., Glengarry Stn. and Rly. Stn., Heatherton and C.N.R. Stn., Hopewell and Rly. Stn., James River Stn. and Rly. Stn., Lansdowne Stn. and Rly. Stn., Merigomish and C.N.R. Stn., Pomquet and C.N.R. Stn., Tracadie and C.N.R. Stn., West River Station and C.N.R. Stn.

Topic:   RAILWAY MAIL SERVICE, EASTERN NOVA SCOTIA
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November 19, 1962

Mrs. Fairclough:

Yes. We are presently exploring ways and means of augmenting existing transportation facilities to provide improved mail service to the letter carrier offices at Belleville, Kingston, Brockville, and Cornwall.

Topic:   OTTAWA-CORNWALL MAIL SERVICE
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November 19, 1962

Mrs. Fairclough:

1. No, case still under consideration. [DOT]

2. Yes. (a) 3rd August 1962; (b) 3rd August 1962; (c) Mike Lynchuk, $2.43 per hour; Glen G. Peterson, $2.95 per hour; Murray Jordan, $3.93 per hour; M. L. Musgrove, $2.25 per hour-accepted by a postal official at Saskatoon on the 23rd July 1962 and presumed lost in transit to Ottawa, (d) See (c). (e) Yes.

3. Yes. (a) 4th October 1962 at Ottawa and 23rd July 1962 at Saskatoon; (b) No.

4. Should the contract be awarded to Musgrove, the action will be based on evidence secured by officials who conducted the investigation. This includes affidavits from several persons and statements from a bank official and postal officers. We have also had legal advice to the effect that Mr. Musgrove's tender cannot be ignored.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   MAIL DELIVERY CONTRACT, SASKATOON
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