Canadian Parliament convenes to debate proposal for limited conscription. Ottawa.
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Title reads - 'Parliament convenes in draft crisis'. Canada.
Cabinet debates on limited conscription proposal.
Full shot Canadian Houses of Parliament in Ottawa. M/S Clock Tower. Various shots of people getting off train in station and walking along platform. Crowds queue for visitors gallery. M/S group John Bracken, Gordon Graydon and McKay. C/U M. J. Coldwell of C.C.F. party. C/U Louis St. Laurent, Minister of Justice. C/U Ian MacKenzie, Minister of Pensions. C/U C. D. Howe Minister of Munitions and Supplies. M/S Angus McDonald minister of Naval Affairs. C/U Colonel Ralston ex-Minister of Defence. C/U C. G. Power Minister of Air. C/U General Andrew MacNaughton, Minister for Defence. C/U MacKenzie King, Prime Minister, entering Houses of Parliament. C/U of him sat at desk.