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Official: Cabinet: papers 116 to 140., Mar 1927 - Apr 1927

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/158

Scope and Contents

Includes papers on various subjects by various individuals including: a report of the Crown proceedings committee; Sir William Joynson-Hicks [later Lord Brentford], Home Secretary, and Leo Amery, Secretary of State for the Colonies, on the boundary between Northern Ireland and the Irish Free State [later Ireland]; Amery on reform of the House of Lords and information on the coastal defences of Southern Ireland [Ireland]; [1st] Lord Peel, 1st Commissioner of Works, and Walter Guinness [later 1st Lord Moyne] Minister of Agriculture, on customs houses and Billingsgate [London] market; Sir Laming Worthington-Evans, Secretary of State for War, on the employment of communists in war department establishments and a convalescent hospital at Wei Hai Wei [China]; Sir Austen Chamberlain, Foreign Secretary, on the Egyptian army, the use of sanctions against China and the position of Zaghlul Pasha in Egypt; Sir Philip Cunliffe-Lister [earlier Sir Philip Lloyd-Greame, later Lord Swinton], President of the Board of Trade, on the trade outlook including details of various industries, exports and colonial trade; a statement on the world economic situation; reports by the Chiefs of Staff on the situation in China at Canton, Peking [later Beijing] and Tientsin and the use of sanctions against China; a special report on unemployment; WSC, Chancellor of the Exchequer, on sanctions against China; Sir Arthur Steel-Maitland, the Minister of Labour, on the Washington Hours Convention; Sir Samuel Hoare [later Lord Templewood] on the export of aeronautical material to the Soviet Union; and the representation of the British government in the Dominions.Printed index at CHAR 22/167.


  • Creation: Mar 1927 - Apr 1927

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1 item(s) (1 file (111 loose folios))

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CP 116 (27) to CP 140(27).

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