Order a high-quality 18"x24" poster print of this page. Add to Cart

Brandon Sun Newspaper Archives Dec 20 1965, Page 5

Low-resolution version. To view a high quality image

Start Free Trial
Brandon Sun (Newspaper) - December 20, 1965, Brandon, Manitoba Most caught by Surprise Munday Caca fear n. Jas the Brandon Sun Pearson s reorganizing has rocked the boat Ottawa up a prime minister Pearson a Cabinet changes done to constitute a violent political shakeup but his plans for re Organ i z i n g government administration have clearly rocked the boat. Although there were suggestions in Advance that shifts in responsibilities were in the wind the prime minister took most people by Surprise with the most drastic changes in de Here s the new lineup Ottawa up makeup of the Federal Cabinet after Chang 3 announced Friday by prime minister Pearson new ministers Trade Early in 1966 Robert h. Winters 55, York West. Immigration Jean mar Chand 47, Quebec West later to become minister of manpower new portfolio. Agriculture j. J. Greene 45, Renfrew South. Postmaster general Jean Pierre Cote 39, Longueuil. Without portfolio John Turner 36, Montreal St. Law rence St. George. Shifts in portfolios to finance Mitchell Sharp 54. Toronto Eglinton from Trade. To Indian and Northern affairs new portfolio Arthur Laing 61, Vancouver South from Northern affairs and National resources. To health Allan Mac Eachen 44, Inverness a mond from labor. To state Secretary Lamarsh 41, Niagara Falls from health. To labor John r. Nicholson. 64. Vancouver Centre from immigration. To Rural development and forestry new portfolio Maurice Sauve 42, Iles de la Madeleine from forestry. To president of Treasury Board new portfolio e. J. Benson 42, Kingston who also continues As Revenue minister. To resources and Energy new portfolio Jean Luc Pepin 41, Drummond artha Baska from minister without portfolio. Unchanged prime minister Lester b. Pearson 68, Algoma West. External affairs Paul Martin 62, Essex East. Transport j. W. Pickersgill 60, Bonavista Twillingate. Defence Paul Hellyer 42, Toronto Trinity. Public works George Mcilraith 57, Ottawa West. Justice Lucien Cardin 46, Richelieu Vercheres. Fisheries h. J. Robichaud 54. Gloucester. Veterans affairs Roger Veillet 53, St. Boniface. Industry Charles m. Drury 53, Montreal St. Antoine West mount privy Council president Guy Favreau 47, Montreal Papineau. Without portfolio senator John j. Connolly 59. Associate defence Leo Ca Dieux 57, Terrebonne solicitor general Larry Pennell 50, Brant Haldimand. Par mental responsibilities since the second world War. Its expected the changes will have an effect on the stature and influence of various ministers although it will take some time for the new Cabinet picture to come into focus. In the meantime official Ottawa will go through a major upheaval. The new department of manpower to lie headed by Jean Marchand a parliamentary Rookie who established a nationwide reputation As a Quebec labor Leader appears to have the makings of a major portfolio. Or. Marchand will not Only take Over Many key sections from the labor department such As manpower placement and employment services but hell also take Over immigration services. Can Luc Pepin former minister without portfolio also seems headed into major responsibilities in the proposed new department of resources Ami Energy. Besides acquiring about half of the existing department of Northern affairs and National resources he will take on Many Energy agencies now scattered through other departments. The prime minister referred to these two portfolios As a a key assignments in encouraging Canadas economic growth. It was not immediately Clear whether this will satisfy Quebec demands that French speaking ministers receive an Opportunity to play a greater role in economic affairs. Observers feel the new manpower department is slated for a big role in the War on poverty since Tom Kent the prime ministers policy Secretary who is in charge of the Campaign has been appointed Deputy minister under or. Marchand. When All the proposed administrative changes Are weighed against the ministers involved it can be argued that Quebec has gained a More powerful voice in the Cabinet. Privy Council president Favreau gets some of the duties previously performed by the Secretary of state. And or. Pearson says that forestry min ister Sauvey a role in Rural development will be broadened. The Post office department will continue to lie held by Quebec. Jean Pierre Cote Tongue Uii. Begins his Cabinet career there. Against this Justice minister Cardin will have his responsibilities lightened by or. Pearson plan to set tip a Fiill fledged department under solicitor general Larry Pennell who will take Over the ramp the penitentiaries service the National parole Board and other duties previously handled by the Justice minister. This will give or. Cardin More time for Legal services and preparation of legislation. The latter has been considered a bottleneck in the parliamentary process in the Over burdened Justice department. In some ways or. Pearson a new Cabinet lineup reflects the Way the people voted on nov. 8. But its regional representation Isnit based rigidly on proportion of Liberal maps from each province. Twenty of the 26 Cabinet ministers come from Ontario and Quebec which elected 107 of the 131 liberals returned to the 265-seat House. All five new ministers Are from the two Central provinces. Ontario which returned 51 Liberal maps has la Cabinet posts including or. Pearson himself and senator John Connolly government Leader in the upper House. Quebec which elected 56 liberals has nine in the Cabinet. Prince Edward Island Saskatchewan and Alberta did no to elect any liberals 3i�d have no voice in the Cabinet. Rich Judy n in / of i take advantage of these wonderful buys on Hoover atm products its cold up Here prime minister Pearson clutches his coat around him As he emerges into 30-degree Ottawa temperatures from the plane which carried him Back from a Holiday in the Balmy Caribbean thursday. It was warmer under the spotlights Friday when the prime minister announced a major Cabinet shuffle and government reorganization. The shuffle was expected but most political observers were caught by Surprise by the administration reorganization. Friends Honor 93-year-old East farm problem to be attacked Ottawa up a the new Federal agriculture minister j. J. Joe Greene says putting the Eastern Farmer a Aback in business is to be a top priority task for him. Or. Greene a Toronto born lawyer represents the Ottawa Valley farming constituency of Renfrew South in the House of commons. He is the first Federal minister of agriculture from an Eastern Canada constituency since 1911. He told a reporter a i am not going to be any caretaker minister and i intend to take this problem of the Eastern Farmer by the while he said he was not suggesting Western Farmers would be forgotten there was a serious threat to the future of the Eastern Farmer. A i feel that it is time we made up our minds As to whether the family farm should continue to be a vital part of the National Economy. A if we do think so then something must be done to see that the tradition of the family farm shares equally with other Industry and maintains its part in the National economic or. Greene said there were some things begun by his predecessor Harry Hays of Calgary who was Defeated in the nov. 8 election which he hoped to put through. Carberry special a mrs. Allen Kissock entertained recently in Honor of mrs. Ken Sylvester who is leaving to reside in Oakville where or. Sylvester will be manager of the Oakville Branch of the North american lumber co. Mrs. Jesse Naismith presented the honoured guest with a gift. Every Good wish for you and yours consolidated floor Craft Ltd. Hoover deluxe canister vacuum featuring 0 floats on air a follows you around effortlessly. 0 Power suction. 0 double stretch Hose. 0 wrap around Lumper guard. 0 easy off on toe operated switch. Complete with tools. Regular $79.95. Now at this new Low Price. $ 48 .88 Hoover convertible vacuum beats As it sweeps As it cleans. Save $30.00 now especially recommended for Homes with Wail to Wall carpeting. Regular $89.95. New Low Price $59.95 a a a a a a a a a a a eco it cd act it to eco ctr to c c a it cd cd cd Tco Etc Etc Etc Ltd pc a Ctol Cit to to coct Etc it it cd ctctr4tt look at these. \ amazing value hoovers deluxe twin Brush polisher Complete with 3 sets of pads for cleaning re 28�?o gift for someone special sn0wb00ts there is still a Good selection of style size and color at Knowlton ? Don t know the size ? give a gift certificate special gift miniature shoes in a Box. Knowlton s Boot shop Ltd. J a j when you thin of Fine shoes in Xii 0 fast 0 compact 0 portable 0 efficient Washer spin dryer features 0 makes work easier because controls Are Handy 0 stops automatically. 0 uses 8% Gallons of water. # stainless steel tub so no rust corrosion or cracking. 0 Able to Wash and rinse at the same time. 0 no gears transmission. Belt driven no Upkeep necessary. 0 automatic pump. Hot water and suds returned rapidly from spiner to Washer for use in second Load. 0 washes and spin dries 24 lbs. Of clothes in 30 minutes. And look at the Low Price tag. $ 209 Kullberg s furniture and appliances 49 Steps South of Rosser on ninth Street a a 6-7471 .95

Search all Brandon, Manitoba newspaper archives

All newspaper archives for December 20, 1965

Order a high-quality 18"x24" poster print of the page above.