18 August 2014

Politics for 200, Alex #nlpoli

Who was the first Newfoundlander elected to the Canadian House of Commons?

What party did he represent?

What year was he elected?

What riding did he represent?

-srbp-

2 comments:

WJM said...

Do I win the mug?

http://www.parl.gc.ca/About/Parliament/FederalRidingsHistory/hfer.asp?Language=E&Search=Det&Include=Y&rid=630

Ed Hollett said...

You win a picture of my mug.

Yes, folks, it was Sir Thomas Roddick, born in Harbour Grace, who represented St. Antoine for the Conservatives starting in 1896.