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Official: Cabinet: papers 180 - 200., 30 Jun 1924 - 08 Apr 1925

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/33

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on various subjects, including: Lord Eustace Percy, President of the Board of Education, on the teachers' salary awards of [1st] Lord Burnham [Chairman of the Standing Joint Committees of Education Authorities and Teachers], and on Church Schools; a copy of the Burnham Report; a survey by William Strang [1st Secretary, Foreign Office] on the economic situation of the Soviet Union; Sir William Joynson-Hicks, [later 1st Lord Brentford] Home Secretary, on the Night Clubs Bill and Factories Bill; 1st Lord Cave, the Lord Chancellor, on litigation by the poor in the Supreme Court; the report of the Poor Persons' Rules Committee; the report by the Unemployment Committee on Scottish oil shale mines; WSC, Chancellor of the Exchequer, on the amendment of the German Reparation (Recovery) Act (1921), and the Endowment Fund for the Imperial War Graves Commission; Frederick Leith-Ross [the British representative on the Finance Board of the Reparation Commission] on the amendment of the German Reparation Act; Neville Chamberlain, Minister of Health, on the Rating and Valuation Bill; Sir Philip Cunliffe-Lister, [earlier Sir Philip Lloyd-Greame, later 1st Lord Swinton] President of the Board of Trade, on subjects including the outlook for trade; George Lane-Fox, [later 1st Lord Bingley] Secretary for Mines, on the Miners' Welfare Fund; a draft of the Mining Industry (Welfare Fund) Bill; Sir Laming Worthington-Evans, Secretary of State for War, on the Imperial War Graves Commission Endowment Fund, and trade union members joining the Supplementary Reserve; the Governor [Sir Herbert Stanley] of Northern Rhodesia [later Zambia] on the Benguela [Angola] Railway; the Governor [Sir John Chancellor] of Southern Rhodesia [later Zimbabwe] on the Benguela Railway; a draft of the Rating and Valuation Bill; Austen Chamberlain, Foreign Secretary, on Turkish proposals for the settlement of the Turco-Iraq frontier question; Stanley Baldwin, the Prime Minister; a Treasury memorandum on foresight and co-ordination in economic enquiry; the conclusions of the Committee of Imperial Defence on naval policy; the report of the International Labour Policy Committee; Sir Arthur Steel- Maitland, Minister of Labour, on the committee's report; Sir Horace Wilson [Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Labour]; Sir George Barstow [Controller of Supply Services, Treasury] on the International Labour Organisation economy; the interim report of the Committee on marriage allowances for the Navy, and rates of pay for new entrants into the Fighting Services; the Board of Trade Advisory Council's monthly review of the trade outlook.Printed index at CHAR 22/48.


  • 30 Jun 1924 - 08 Apr 1925

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (132 folios, including pamphlets))

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