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Government Investments.

Oral Answers to Questions — Post Office. – in the House of Commons on 25th May 1922.

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Photo of Mr James Erskine Mr James Erskine , Westminster St George's


asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what are the Government investments in commercial, industrial, and other undertakings at home and abroad; what was the original cost of such investments; and what is their approximate market value to-day?

Photo of Sir Robert Horne Sir Robert Horne , Glasgow Hillhead

I would refer the hon. Member to House of Commons Paper No. 250 of 10th November, 1921, and to the reply which my right hon. Friend the Financial Secretary to the Treasury gave to the hon. Member for Wigan on 20th February last.