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of the local Grain Growers' Association. In the-debates which were such an important feature of the Grain Growers' gatherings in the early days, Mr. Dunning took an active part, finding here a congenial field for the development of a natural gift for clear and forceful public speaking.

 

Always a student, an omnivorous reader, with a retentive memory, it was not long before Mr. Dunning's ability as a debater won him more than a local reputation. He was the unanimous choice as delegate to the Grain Growers' Association Convention at Prince Albert, in 1910, when his history began to be intimately woven with that of Saskatchewan. Later in this year he was elected a District-Director, member of the " Central Board and Vice-President of the Association the following year; then a Provisional Director of the Saskatchewan Co-operative Elevator Company, Secretary Treasurer of the Company, the first General Manager, by a unanimous vote of the board; a member of the Royal Commission to look into the question of agricultural .credit and also. of grain markets in Europe; a member of the Canadian Council of Agriculture, in the Martin Government, as Provincial Treasurer; member of the Canada Food Board as Director of Food Committee; successively Minister of Agriculture, Minister of the Bureau of Labour and Industries, Provincial Secretary and Premier at the age of thirty-six. A Liberal; Address, Parliament Buildings, Regina, Sask.

 

MATHIEU: His Grace Archbishop Olivier Elzear, Archbishop of Regina. Born in the city of Quebec, December 24th, 1853; son of Joseph and Marguerite (LaTouche) Mathieu. Educated in Quebec and Rome. Professor of philosophy, Laval University, 1878. Rector of Laval University, 1898. Bishop of Regina 1911. Named Archbishop, 1915. Doctor in philosophy, doctor of theology, doctor of the Academy of St. Thomas of Rome. Officer of the Public Instruction of France.

 

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