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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons on 5th August 1942.

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Photo of Mr Cyril Lloyd Mr Cyril Lloyd , Dudley

He has accepted it in general, but not in detail. Production in war means mass production. Mass production means months and months of preparation. Do the Committee really mean that before a design is accepted it must be put into mass production, and that then it must be seen whether it is successful or not? That would mean that its acceptance must await its production in quantity.