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Official: Cabinet: Standing Committee on Expenditure: papers 28 - 43., 05 Jan 1926 - 25 Feb 1926

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/108

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on various subjects, including: Sir William Mitchell-Thomson [later 1st Lord Selsdon], Postmaster General, on Post Office expenditure, including telegram rates; WSC, Chancellor of the Exchequer, on National Health Insurance and the administration costs of the Civil Service; Ronald McNeill [later 1st Lord Cushendun], Financial Secretary to the Treasury; Treasury memoranda on estimates for overseas settlement, colonial services, Middle Eastern services, police and the coal mines subsidy; Leo Amery, Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs, on the grant for Empire Trade; William Bridgeman, First Lord of the Admiralty, on the abolition of the Air Ministry; the draft report of the Standing Committee on Expenditure; Sir William Joynson-Hicks [later 1st Lord Brentford], Home Secretary, on 3rd class rail fares; John Anderson [later 1st Lord Waverley, Permanent Under- Secretary of State, Home Office] on police strength.Papers 30 and 40 not present.


  • Creation: 05 Jan 1926 - 25 Feb 1926

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (70 folios))

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

NE 28 - NE 43.

Repository Details

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