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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

I never did. I was alluding to the remarks made by the Noble Lady the Member for Plymouth (Viscountess Astor) with regard to what is called at the present moment social reform. I said that people who advocated social reform at the present moment were nothing but Socialists. I was not referring to what took place 40 or 50 years ago.