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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons on 13th March 1922.

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Photo of Mr Frederick Banbury Mr Frederick Banbury , City of London

We are under a deep debt of gratitude to the Minister of Health who, during the few months since he succeeded to that office, has endeavoured to put his Department on a businesslike footing, and has endeavoured to reconcile his expenditure with his means. The hon. Member for Plymouth (Viscountess Astor) informed us that private enterprise had failed.