|Friday, March 24, 1899, Vol. 48, No. 9||The Newmarket Era||Page 5, col. 5|
Midland, Ont., March 17.—The vote on the bonus of $50,000 to the Canada Furnace Co., of Montréal, for the establishment of a charcoal pig iron smelter establishment, took place today, and was carried by a vote of 257 for and 16 against. The works are to cost $250,000.