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FISHER, Douglas Mason, B.A., B.L.S., D.Lit.
Picture of FISHER,  Douglas Mason, B.A., B.L.S., D.Lit.
© House of Commons 1957
Date of Birth (yyyy.mm.dd): 1919.09.19
Place of Birth: Sioux Lookout, Ontario, Canada
Deceased Date (yyyy.mm.dd): 2009.09.18 (89 years old)
Profession | Occupation: Columnist, Journalist, librarian, teacher
Federal Political Experience
Years of Service: 3073 Days (8 years, 4 months, 30 days)
^ House of Commons
ConstituencyPolitical Affiliation at ElectionDate of Election (yyyy.mm.dd)Result
York Centre, Ontario New Democratic Party 1968.06.25 Defeated
Port Arthur, Ontario New Democratic Party 1963.04.08 Elected
Port Arthur, Ontario New Democratic Party 1962.06.18 Elected
Port Arthur, Ontario Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.) 1958.03.31 Elected
Port Arthur, Ontario Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.) 1957.06.10 Elected

^ Parliamentary Group
PartyTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
New Democratic Party 1961.08.03 - 1968.06.24
Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (C.C.F.) 1957.06.10 - 1961.08.02

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Military Service


Military OrganizationFunctionTerm (yyyy.mm.dd)
World War II, 1939-1945 Participant 1942 - 1945
12th Manitoba Dragoons Regiment, Royal Canadian Armoured Corps Served overseas. Took part in the allies' Normandy offensive in 1944. Discharged on October 5, 1945. Trooper 1941 - 1945.10.05
18th Battery, Canadian Field Artillery Gunner 1940 - 1941
Selected Publications This bibliography includes books, chapters in books and journal articles written, edited, compiled or translated solely by the parliamentarian or with others.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the following information. Should you find any errors or omissions, please contact us at the following e-mail address: parlinfo@parl.gc.ca

^ Sole Author Books

  • Outline of argument / by D.M. Fisher in "theme" remarks on the library and the public: to be given June 14th to joint workshop of trustees and librarians at the annual C. L. A. conference.
    [s.l. : s.n; 1975?]. 14 p.

  • Report of the Forest Library of Northwestern Ontario, 1953-1954.
    Port Arthur, Ont. : The Library; 1954. 3 leaves

  • Traffic Employees' Association versus Bell Canada; a report.
    Kanata, Ont. : s.n.; 1971. 19 leaves.


Articles

  • All power to the leader.
    Executive. 26 (5):79 (2 p.) May 1984.

  • And now for some morality.
    Executive. 27 (9):79 (2 p.) Nov./ Dec. 1985.

  • Canada can get ready for a Nixon pitch.
    Executive. Apr. 3, 1972.

  • Careful Joe some Canadians like railways.
    Executive. Oct. 13, 1979.

  • The gang's all there.
    Executive. 26 (10):79 Nov. 13, 1984.

  • Let's Open the Teepees.
    Executive. 26 ( 6): 71 (2 p.) June 1984.

  • The mandarins always have the last word.
    Executive. Feb. 13, 1978.

  • Parliament: no model of thrift.
    Reader's Digest. 136 (813):61 Jan. 1990.

  • The problem of confidentiality of committee reports.
    Canadian Parliamentary Review. 22 (3):11-13 Autumn 1999.

  • Le problème de la confidentialité des rapports de comité.
    Revue parlementaire canadienne. 22 (3):11-13 automne 1999.

  • A Trojan Horse in our midst.
    Executive. 26 (6) June 13, 1984.

  • Who's picking up the tab?.
    Executive. 25 (4):79 (2 p.) Apr. 1983.


^ Multiple Authors Books

  • Canada's sporting heroes. Wise, S. F. and Douglas Fisher
    Don Mills, Ont. : General Publishing; 1974. 338 p.

  • Les grands athlètes canadiens. Wise, S. F. et Douglas Fisher
    Don Mills, Ont. : General Publishing; 1976. 338 p.

  • What do you know about the Rand Report? Is it a textbook for the promotion of conflict and turmoil in Ontario's industrial relations? . Fisher, Douglas and Harry Crowe
    Don Mills, Ont. : Ontario Federation of Labour; 1968. [12] p.


Oral History Project

  • Mr. Douglas Fisher : interview / conducted by Tom Earle.
    Ottawa : Library of Parliament ; [1993?]. 177 p.


^ Other Related Bibliographical Sources

  • Legion Magazine / Douglas Fisher columnist 1975-2005.



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