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  Camillien Houde - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Camillien Houde (August 13, 1889 - September 11, 1958) was a Quebec politician and long-time mayor of Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Houde became a figure of ridicule in parts of English Canada because of his conduct in opposition to conscription.
On his death in 1958, Camillien Houde was interred in the Cimetière Notre-Dame-des-Neiges in Montreal, Quebec in an Italian marble replica of Napoleon's tomb.
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 camillien houde - Article and Reference from OnPedia.com
Camillien Houde (August 13, 1889 - September 11, 1958) was a mayor of Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
In its February 20, 1939 issue, Time Magazine quoted from Mayor Camillien Houdes speech to a YMCA audience on the subject of War in Europe: "If war comes, and if Italy is on one side and England on the other, the sympathy of the French-Canadians in Quebec will be on the side of Italy.
On his death in 1958, Camillien Houde was interred in the Cimetire Notre-Dame-des-Neiges in Montreal, Quebec.
www.onpedia.com /encyclopedia/Camillien-Houde   (399 words)

 Houde, Camillien   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Houde's mastery of Montréal and longevity in office were exceeded only by his successor, Jean DRAPEAU.
Houde was elected to the House of Commons in 1949 from Montréal Papineau, but he gave the position scant attention.
This was Duplessis's Québec and Houde saw corruption of much of city council, the police and the press as a fact of life.
www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com /index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0003857   (351 words)

 Log Cabin Chronicles Peter Black's Quebec Gerald Trembly for Mayor Column
Tremblay's immediate predecessor in that regard is Camillien Houde, who not only served in the Quebec legislature and the House of Commons, but served four years in an Ontario prison for inciting the populace to defy conscription.
Houde, incidentally, was elected for another term to the House of Commons in 1949 while still in the mayor's office.
Former Liberal MNA and minister Gerard Tremblay is not quite in the same league of flamboyance as Camillien Houde, nor cut from the same conservative cloth as Abbott.
www.tomifobia.com /black/gerald_tremblay.shtml   (722 words)

 CAMILLIEN HOUDE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Camillien Houde era un sindaco di Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Sulla sua morte in 1958, Camillien Houde era interred nel Notre-Dame-DES-Neiges di Cimetière a Montreal, Quebec.
It is licensed under the GNU free documentation license.
www.facteri.com /wiki/it/ca/Camillien%20Houde.htm   (224 words)

 The Best Reviews: Stuart Nulman, Beyond The Mountain: True Tales About Montreal Review   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Camillien Houde, on August 2, 1940, informally informed the press that he would not obey the law that required Canadians over the age of 16 to register for possible war service.
The statement was signed by Houde and subsequently published in one of Montreal's daily newspapers, the Montreal Gazette.
While incarcerated, Houde became something of a folk hero, and at the time of his release in 1944, he was given a hero's welcome by 10,000 people at Central Station.
thebestreviews.com /review10276   (466 words)

 Speakers of the Canadian House of Commons   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
During the early 1930s Camillien Houde was at the zenith of his popularity as mayor of Montreal and leader of the Conservative party of Quebec.
Houde had been interned since 1940 for advising the public to ignore the National Registration Act but in 1944 he was released and once more won the mayoralty.
When the 1945 general election was announced Houde set out to avenge his earlier defeat by Fauteux.
www.parl.gc.ca /information/about/people/key/SP-BL/hoc-cdc/index.asp?Language=E¶m=1&id=2575   (872 words)

 Camillien Houde (1928-1932, 1934-1936, 1938-1940, 1944-1954) - La démocratie à Montréal - Archives ...
Camillien Houde est né le 13 août 1889 dans le quartier ouvrier de Saint-Henri à Montréal.
Camillien Houde termine en 1912 un cours commercial qui lui permet de décrocher un poste dans le secteur bancaire.
Sur le plan personnel, Camillien Houde n’hésite pas à y aller de généreuses contributions et à transformer son logement de la rue Saint-Hubert en véritable centre d’entraide.
www2.ville.montreal.qc.ca /archives/democratie/democratie_fr/expo/maires/houde/index.shtm   (463 words)

 Adhémar Raynault - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Adhémar Raynault (July 12, 1891 - April 11, 1984) twice served as mayor of Montreal, Quebec, Canada: from 1936 to 1938, and from 1940 to 1944.
In particular, he served as mayor during the period when Camillien Houde was interned for his wartime opposition to conscription.
Raynault was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Quebec in the 1936 election but did not run again in the 1939 election.
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 L’internement de Camillien Houde - Souvenirs - Les Archives de Radio-Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Le 2 août 1940, Camillien Houde convoque les journalistes pour rendre publique son opposition à l’enregistrement national prévu par le gouvernement fédéral.
Au camp de Petawawa, Camillien Houde passe son temps à couper du bois avec des prisonniers allemands, italiens et des espions supposés ou réels.
Houde remporte également en 1949 l’élection fédérale dans la circonscription de Montréal-Papineau comme candidat indépendant.
archives.radio-canada.ca /IDC-0-9-821-4852-20/index_souvenirs/guerres_conflits/camillien_houde_detention   (563 words)

 Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Taschereau gave Perron the task of standing up to Camillien Houde*, a fiery Conservative and the new mayor of Montreal, who, since his re-election as mla for Montréal—Sainte-Marie in 1928, never missed a chance to criticize the government, and especially Perron.
Robert Lévesque et Robert Migner, Camillien et les années vingt, suivi de Camillien au goulag: cartographie du houdisme (Montréal, 1978), shows the animosity that existed between Camillien Houde and Perron when the latter had to return to the Legislative Assembly.
Hector Grenon, Camillien Houde, raconté par Hector Grenon ([Montréal], 1979).
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 TIME.com: Houde Liber -- Aug. 28, 1944 -- Page 1
Blue and white posters plastered Montreal with the news: "Enfin, Houde est liberé." After holding him for four years, the Government had at last released Camillien Houde, four times mayor of Montreal.
Houde burst into a torrent of French: "I believe that someone would have preferred to see me back in a dress suit, lying in satin, rather than back alive.
Chuckled Houde: "I presume you are referring to the St. Lawrence River." Then he switched into English: "I have not been the victim of British fair play.
www.time.com /time/magazine/article/0,9171,885582,00.html   (392 words)

 Duplessis, Maurice Le Noblet
He developed a successful popular law practice in Trois-Rivières, was narrowly defeated there in the 1923 provincial election, but won the first of 9 consecutive elections there in 1927.
He helped mayor Camillien HOUDE of Montréal ease out Arthur Sauvé; as leader of the provincial Conservatives in 1929 and Duplessis deposed Houde after the electoral débâcle of 1931, in which the Conservative Party, led by Houde, was routed.
Taschereau was returned in 1935, but Duplessis forced him out in June 1936 with a sensational performance before the Public Accounts Committee exposing corruption and profligacy in the regime, accompanied by a filibuster in the Assembly.
www.canadianencyclopedia.ca /index.cfm?PgNm=TCE&Params=A1ARTA0002468   (742 words)

 Bilan du Siècle - 2 avril 1928 - Élection de Camillien Houde à la mairie de Montréal
Camillien Houde remporte l'élection à la mairie de Montréal avec une avance de plus de 20 000 voix sur son rival, le maire sortant Médéric Martin.
Houde obtient le support de 62 349 électeurs contre 40 550 pour Martin.
La victoire de Camillien Houde n'empêchera pas l'adoption de cette mesure par le Conseil de ville.
bilan.usherbrooke.ca /bilan/pages/evenements/429.html   (375 words)

 CAMILLIEN HOUDE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Camillien Houde war ein Bürgermeister von Montreal, Quebec, Kanada.
Auf seinem Tod 1958, war Camillien Houde interred im Cimetière Notre-Dame-DES-Neiges in Montreal, Quebec.
Ihre Majestät, danke ich Ihnen von der Unterseite meines Herzens, und Madame Houde hier dankt Ihnen von ihrer Unterseite auch.
www.faktedon.com /wiki/de/ca/Camillien%20Houde.htm   (197 words)

 Conscription for Wartime Service
King had promised the country --though in essence it was a pledge to Quebec -- that there would be no conscription for overseas duty; there was, however, conscription for the defence of Canada.
Houde was interned for much of the war.
Premier Mitch Hepburn of Ontario passed a resolution in the Ontario Legislature on 18 January 1940, condemning the King Government for not being 'vigorous' in prosecuting Canada's war effort.
www.mta.ca /faculty/arts/canadian_studies/english/about/study_guide/debates/conscription.html   (787 words)

 World War 2 Timelines 1939-1945 - The Americas 1940 - Worldwar-2.net
Montreal mayor Camillien Houde publicly urges Quebecers to not sign up for national registration for war duty.
Montreal mayor Camillien Houde is arrested, and charged under the Defence of Canada Regulations.
He is imprisoned at Camp Petawawa in Ontario until the end of the war.
www.worldwar-2.net /timelines/the-americas/the-americas-index-1940.htm   (517 words)

 Jardin botanique de Montréal - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The greenhouses are open to visitors year round, but the outdoor gardens are bare and covered with snow from about November until about April.
The garden was founded in 1931, in the height of the Great Depression, by mayor Camillien Houde, after years of campaigning by Brother Marie-Victorin.
It serves to educate the public in general and students of horticulture in particular, it serves to conserve endangered plant species, and it is used for botanical research.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Montreal_Botanical_Garden   (581 words)

 Houde - houde on deviantART   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Houde, P. Paleognathous birds from the early Tertiary of the Northern Houde, P. Critical evaluation of DNA hybridization studies in avian
Houde’s breakout role was his riveting portrayal of Pierre Laporte, in the controversial Canadian film, Octobre.
Effects of temperature and delayed feeding on growth and survival of Houde, ED 1977.
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 Camillien Houde   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Camillien Houde (de agosto el 13 de 1889 - de septiembre el 11 de 1958) era alcalde de Montreal, Quebec, Canadá.
En su muerte en 1958, Camillien Houde estaba interred en el Notre-Dama-DES-Neiges de Cimetière en Montreal, Quebec.
Su majestad, le agradezco de la parte inferior de mi corazón, y señora Houde aquí le agradece de su parte inferior también.
www.yotor.net /wiki/es/ca/Camillien%20Houde.htm   (266 words)

 Quebec general election, 1931 - Definition, explanation
The Quebec general election of 1931 was held on August 24, 1931 to elect members of the Legislative Assembly of the Province of Quebec, Canada.
The incumbent Quebec Liberal Party, led by Louis-Alexandre Taschereau, was re-elected, defeating the Quebec Conservative Party, led by Camillien Houde.
It was the third general election victory in a row for Taschereau, who had held office since 1920.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/q/qu/quebec_general_election__1931.php   (102 words)

 TIME.com: Return Of Houde -- Apr. 23, 1934 -- Page 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The rolling baritone of Camillien Houde, talking or singing, is a big thing in Montreal.
When the votes were counted, Camillien had been elected by a 36,000-vote plurality, and a 52,000 majority over his nearest opponent, the biggest ever seen in Montreal.
The old gang is back." Mayor-elect Houde's first move was to let it be known that he plans to form a new Conservative party of his own to be called the National Autonomist Party "to protect the interests of cities and towns against rural domination."
www.time.com /time/magazine/article/0,9171,747359,00.html   (406 words)

 Things to see   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Overlooking the eastern section of the Montreal skyline, the Camillien Houde lookout at Mount Royal Park affords visitors magnificent views of the city that are rivalled only by the park's main belvedere at the central summit of the mountain.
Located on the south-eastern flank of the mountain along Camillien Houde Drive, the lookout is easily accessible by car at any time of the year and by bike when the weather permits.
Looking out east from the belvedere, some of the most famous buildings and monuments in Montreal can be seen including the Olympic Stadium, the Jacques Cartier Bridge and of course, the Cross at the top of the mountain.
www.nedistrict.org /Montreal/international/see.htm   (462 words)

During the war years, Houde, while mayor, had urged Quebecois not to register for what was in effect the national draft, and was imprisoned.
It was not a difficult assignment; Houde was a grossly obese man with an exceptionally ugly face and a great paunch.
He is Camillien Houde, isolationist, ex-internee, and foe of Britain.
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 Camillien Houde - Apprentis citoyens - Centre d'histoire de Montréal
Camillien Houde - Apprentis citoyens - Centre d'histoire de Montréal
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 Amazon.com: HOUDE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Camillien Houde, Art Poster by TIME Magazine, size 8" x 10" by Design a Product LLC
Camillien Houde by Hector Grenon (Unknown Binding - 1979)
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