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Month: May 1936

Letter to J.S Woodsworth Esq

Click here to view the original document (PDF). May 30th, 1936. J.S. Woodsworth, Esq., M.P. House of Commons, Ottawa, Ontario. Dear Mr. Woodsworth, I would like to thank you again for your hospitality to me while I was in Ottawa, I very much enjoyed the opportunity of staying with you. I had a letter from Mr. Coldwell asking me to forward my material for B.C. to Mr. Robinson as well as to Harold Winch. I presume Mr. Coldwell has already left for B.C., but if he has not you may… Read more Letter to J.S Woodsworth Esq

Letter to Prof. F.R Scott

Click here to view the original document (PDF). CGM/BAR House of Commons Canada OTTAWA – May 29th, 1936. Prof. F.R. Scott, McGill University, Montreal, Que. My dear Frank: You will remember that during our recent conference I mentioned the fact that a Mr. Murdoch had furnished this group with a legal brief questioning the powers of the Federal Government in the field of direct taxation under the terms of the B.N.A. Act. As you stated at the time, this brief is of little value to the C.C.F. in discussion of… Read more Letter to Prof. F.R Scott

Letter to Professor Frank Scott

Click here to view the original document (PDF). House of Commons Canada Ottawa, May 27, 1936 Professor Frank Scott, McGill University, MONTREAL, P . Q. Dear Frank: I find that several people have spoken to you as to the advisability of forwarding your opinions expressed not only to Mr. Harold Winch, with whom I had hoped to discuss the matter yesterday, but to the secretary of the British Columbia C.C.F., Mr. Ernest Robinson, 539 Pender Street West, Vancouver. I think perhaps it might be wise when forwarding your letter to… Read more Letter to Professor Frank Scott

Letter to Professor Frank Scott

Click here to view the original document (PDF). HAROLD E. WINCH, MLA 3792 KNIGHT ROAD, VANCOUVER, B.C. LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY PROVINCE OF BRITISH COLUMBIA 3792 Knight Road, Vancouver, B.C., May 26, 1956 Professor Frank R. Scott, Department of Law, McGill University, MONTREAL, P.Q. Dear Professor Scott: In view of the result of the last Federal election in British Columbia when the C. C. F. polled the largest vote of all parties, and in view of the possibility of their forming the next Government in B.C, the C. C. F. are now… Read more Letter to Professor Frank Scott

Letter to A.S Trotter Esq

Click here to view the original document (PDF). May 22nd, 1936. A.S. Trotter, Esq., 1402 Robson Street, Vancouver, B.C. Dear Mr. Trotter, You must have given me up as lost to the C.C.F. cause. I am disgracefully late in answering your letters of January 1st., and February 25th. I will not attempt to make excuses, but as McGill has now finished another session I feel freer to devote myself to the problems you raise. I may say that some of the ideas I am about to put forward have been… Read more Letter to A.S Trotter Esq