Place Published: [Ottawa]
Date Published: 1943
Binding: No binding
PAUL MARTIN SR. ALS ARE SCARCE TO MARKET
Autograph letter signed. One page, 5 x 8 inches. Dated July 29th, 1943 on Chambres des Commons letterhead with emblem signed Paul Martin.
Sending wedding congratulations to Keiller MacKay (married 1943) and extending an invitation to visit Martin in Windsor. Some yellowing to paper otherwise near fine condition.
Joseph James Guillaume Paul Martin Sr (Paul Martin Sr.) was a noted Canadian politician and diplomat. He was the father of Paul Martin, who served as 21st Prime Minister of Canada from 2003 to 2006. He was the 12th Secretary of State for External Affairs from 1963 to 1968. In 1976 he was made a Companion of the Order of Canada. In recognition of his accomplishments, Martin was granted the right to use the honorific Right Honourable in 1992, a rare honour for one who has never been Prime Minister, Governor-General or Chief Justice of Canada. Senator for Windsor-Walkerville from 1968 to 1974.
John Keiller Mackay was a Canadian soldier, politician and lawyer. Known as J. Keiller MacKay. He was married to Katherine 'Kay' Jean MacLeod in 1943 and had three sons. He was appointed to the Supreme Court of Ontario in 1935-50 and to the Ontario Court of Appeal in 1950-1957. He served as the 19th Lieutenant Governor of Ontario from 1957 to 1963.
Near Fine. Item #8180