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Month: June 1936

Letter from The League for Social Reconstruction to Mr. Williams (30 June 1936)

Document Information Date: 1936-06-30 By: The League for Social Reconstruction Citation: Letter from The League for Social Reconstruction to Mr. Williams (30 June 1936). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). THE LEAGUE FOR SOCIAL RECONSTRUCTION MONTREAL BRANCH 3653 Oxenden Avenue, Montreal, June 30th 1936. Dear Mr. Williams, I have your letter of the 20th, in which you ask me certain constitutional questions. I will deal with them in turn. Question 1. The production of liquor and beer by breweries and distilleries in a province. I think… Read more Letter from The League for Social Reconstruction to Mr. Williams (30 June 1936)

Letter to MacKay

Click here to view the original document (PDF). XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX June 29th 1936 Dear McKay, I have looked over your draft manifesto on Canadian foreign policy. As it stands it seems to me to be a pretty good attempt to do the impossible, viz., to square purse isolationism with the necessity of paying respect to a belief in collective action. Its statement of isolation is clear: Canada will not take part in any aremed conflicts overseas, ever. She will not even support the present League by economic sanctions. Very good. Then… Read more Letter to MacKay

Letter to Scott

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Letter to W. Murdoch Esq.

Click here to view the original document (PDF). xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx June 22nd 1936 W. Murdoch Esq., 211 Booth Building, Sparks Street, Ottawa, Ont. Dear Mr. Murdoch, I have your letter of the 15th. As it does not alter my opinion, I do not see much point in my entering upon a debate with you upon the questions involved. There are one or two points I should like to add to my previous latter, however. You say the Privy Council is not concerned with consequences. Theoretically, of course, it is not, any… Read more Letter to W. Murdoch Esq.

Letter from G.H. Williams to Professor F.R. Scott (20 June 1936)

Document Information Date: 1936-06-20 By: G.H. Williams Citation: Letter from G.H. Williams to Professor F.R. Scott (20 June 1936). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). OFFICE OF LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION 510 KERR BLOCK REGINA LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY SASKATCHEWAN June 20th, 1935 Dear Mr. Scott:- Mr. Woodsworth has been kind enough to send me a copy of the suggested program for British Columbia and your comments thereon. They are interesting indeed, and although they do not follow the same as we contemplate in Saskatchewan, there is a… Read more Letter from G.H. Williams to Professor F.R. Scott (20 June 1936)

Letter from W. Murdoch to F.R. Scott, Esq. (16 June 1936)

Document Information Date: 1936-06-16 By: W. Murdoch Citation: Letter from W. Murdoch to F.R. Scott, Esq. (16 June 1936). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). R. V. SINCLAIR, K.C. BOOTH BLDG SPARKS STREET June 16th, 1936. OTTAWA, F.R.Scott,Esq., McGill University, Montreal,Que. Dear Mr.Scott:- I have your letter of the 13th instant,which I have read, with interest. Dealing with your first point,the Privy Council is not concerned with consequences. It is there to interpret the law. The mere fact that the Dominion,in l9l7,usurped Provincial rights in a… Read more Letter from W. Murdoch to F.R. Scott, Esq. (16 June 1936)

Letter from F.R. Scott to C. Grant MacNeil, Esq., M.P. (13 June 1936)

Document Information Date: 1936-06-13 By: F.R. Scott Citation: Letter from F.R. Scott to C. Grant MacNeil, Esq., M.P. (13 June 1936). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). June 13th, 1936. C. Grant MacNeil, Esq., M.P. House of Commons, Ottawa, Ontario. Dear Grant, Under separate cover I am forwarding to you the opinion of Mr. Murdoch on the Dominion’s power to impose an income tax, and I enclose therewith copy of my comments on the opinion. I wonder if you would mind forwarding the document and letter… Read more Letter from F.R. Scott to C. Grant MacNeil, Esq., M.P. (13 June 1936)

Letter from F.R. Scott to A.S. Trotter, Esq. (29 September 1936)

Document Information Date: 1936-06-13 By: F.R. Scott Citation: Letter from F.R. Scott to A.S. Trotter, Esq. (13 June 1936). Other formats: Click here to view the original document (PDF). June 13th, 1936. A.S. Trotter, Esq., 2633 Columbia Street, Vancouver, B.C. Dear Mr. Trotter, I have your letter on June 6th. I presume that by now you have seen my letter to Harold Winch, and also the draft programme which we compiled at his sug- gestion. This will round out the ideas that I put in my earlier letter to you.… Read more Letter from F.R. Scott to A.S. Trotter, Esq. (29 September 1936)