Plums.

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Food Supplies – in the House of Commons on 11th September 1942.

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asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Food, why the margins for sale and transit of apples are much greater than those for plums; and, in view of the fact that plums are the more perishable fruit, will he take immediate steps to remedy this situation?