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Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Wireless and Television – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 26th February 1964.

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Photo of Mr Eric Lubbock Mr Eric Lubbock , Orpington 12:00 am, 26th February 1964

Whether the Postmaster-General has any standing on this Advisory Committee or not, does he not see something inconsistent in the fact that many millions of pounds are spent on cigarette advertising while the amount spent by the Government in drawing attention to the dangers involved in smoking is derisory?