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Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Peace Celebrations. – in the House of Commons on 3rd April 1919.

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Photo of Colonel Frank Hilder Colonel Frank Hilder , Essex South Eastern


asked the Minister of Labour if his attention has been drawn to the statement made on Monday at Clerkenwell by the Court probation officer to the effect that he was having trouble with lads who were putting themselves out of work in order to draw the allowance of 29s. a week; and what steps he proposes to take to put a stop to this practice?