Workers' Food Packs

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Germany – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 3rd November 1947.

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Photo of Dr Edith Summerskill Dr Edith Summerskill , Fulham West 12:00 am, 3rd November 1947

No, Sir, I do not think so. There are about 700,000 packs and approximately 700,000 miners, and this decision was reached during the fuel crisis when we felt it was necessary to give extra rations to the miners.