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Tinned Milk (Sale)

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Agriculture, Fisheries and Food – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 11th April 1957.

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Photo of Mr Norman Dodds Mr Norman Dodds , Erith and Crayford 12:00 am, 11th April 1957

In view of what the Minister said about the conditions applying to the sale, is he not going to do something about this very discreditable affair, which reveals that his Department has not taken reasonable precautions to protect the manufacturer who has pride in his products, the decent shopkeeper against the cut-price merchant, or the housewife, who would not buy some of this milk which was produced during the war if she knew the ancient history of these tins of milk?