Retail Profits, Scotland

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 3 November 1949.

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Photo of Mr Ronald Chamberlain Mr Ronald Chamberlain , Lambeth Norwood 12:00, 3 November 1949

If some of these clothing retailers think they are not doing very well, would it not be a good idea if Debenhams, with their £1,200,000 profit, their 125 per cent. dividend, and their 300 per cent. bonus issue, helped them out a little?