Blue, Archibald

Blue, Archibald
(1840- )
   Born in Orford, Ontario. From 1867 to 1881 engaged in journalism. In 1882 appointed secretary of the Ontario Bureau of Industries, which he organized. Deputy minister of agriculture, 1884, and director of the Bureau of Mines, 1891. Appointed Dominion census commissioner, 1900.
   Index: B Witnesses shooting of George Brown by Bennett, 255-256.
   Bib.: Morgan, Can. Men; Canadian Who's Who.

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