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Official: Cabinet: papers 41 - 60., 22 Jan 1925 - 22 Feb 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/87

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on various subjects, including: Sir William Joynson-Hicks [later 1st Lord Brentford] Home Secretary, on the Lead Paints Bill, the Coroners Bill, the Petroleum Bill, the Legitimacy Bill and the Wild Birds (Protection) Bill; drafts of the above bills; Sir Philip Cunliffe-Lister [earlier Sir Philip Lloyd-Greame, later 1st Lord Swinton], President of the Board of Trade, on the Bankruptcy (Amendment) Bill; the report of the Bankruptcy Committee; a draft of the Bankruptcy Bill; Sir James Craig, [later 1st Lord Craigavon], Prime Minister of Northern Ireland, thanking WSC for his part in the negotiations on unemployment insurance in Northern Ireland; Hugh Pollock, Minister of Finance, Northern Ireland, on unemployment insurance; a draft of the Unemployment Insurance (Northern Ireland Agreement) Bill; WSC, Chancellor of the Exchequer, on the Unemployment Insurance Bill; Walter Guinness [later 1st Lord Moyne], Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, on the iron and steel industry and the Markets and Fairs (Weighing of Cattle) Bill; Sir John Gilmour, Secretary for Scotland, on local authorities and unemployment; Neville Chamberlain, Minister of Health, on the guardians of Poor Law Unions; Leo Amery, Secretary of State for the Colonies, on negotiations with the Imam of the Yemen; 4th Lord Salisbury [earlier Lord Cranborne], the Lord Privy Seal, on leasehold enfranchisement; Sir Ronald Lindsay, British Ambassador to Turkey] on relations between Turkey, Iraq and the Kurds; Sir Austen Chamberlain, Foreign Secretary; the report of the Standing Committee on Expenditure; Sir Felix Schuster, Director of the National Provincial Bank, Walter Leaf, Chairman of Westminster Bank, Frederick Goodenough, Chairman of Barclays' Bank, Reginald McKenna, Chairman of Midland Bank, John Pease [later 1st Lord Wardington], Chairman of Lloyd's Bank, and Gustav Cassel, of the University of Stockholm [Sweden] on the restoration of the Gold Standard; a draft of the Markets and Fairs (Weighing of Cattle) Bill; [1st Lord Athlone, earlier Alexander Cambridge], Governor-General of South Africa, and [1st Lord Reading, earlier Rufus Isaacs], Viceroy of India, on Indian immigrants in South Africa; Ronald McNeill [later 1st Lord Cushendun], Financial Secretary to the Treasury, on the Pacific Cable Bill and the Industrial Assurance (Juvenile Societies) Bill; drafts of the Pacific Cable Bill and Industrial Assurance Bills; the report of the Committee on Empire Marketing.Printed index at CHAR 22/106.


  • 22 Jan 1925 - 22 Feb 1926

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (57 folios, including pamphlets))

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