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Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 28th November 1957.

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Photo of Mr David Eccles Mr David Eccles , Chippenham 12:00 am, 28th November 1957

I understand that these knives are used by fishermen, seamen, farmers, butchers, cobblers, blacksmiths and electricians. Flick-knives are not separately distinguished in the trade statistics.