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Official: Cabinet: papers 1 to 25., 12 Jan 1928 - 01 Feb 1928

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/191

Scope and Contents

Includes papers by various individuals on various subjects including: Sir Samuel Hoare [later Lord Templewood, Secretary of State for Air] on the withdrawal of the Indian infantry division from Iraq; Sir William Joynson-Hicks [later Lord Brentford] Home Secretary on bills for equal franchise and children; 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 and on the British industries fair; WSC, Chancellor of the Exchequer, on a scheme to encourage agricultural and manufacturing production; Neville Chamberlain, Minister of Health, on public health legislation; Sir John Gilmour, Acting Secretary of State for War, on the withdrawal of troops from China; Sir Maurice Hankey, Cabinet Secretary, on parliamentary business; Wilfrid Ashley [later 1st Lord Mount Temple], Minister of Transport, on a road traffic bill; William Ormsby-Gore [later 4th Lord Harlech], Acting Secretary of State for the Colonies, on Chinese boxer indemnity and a claim by the Basel mission trading society; Sir Austen Chamberlain, Foreign Secretary, on the Anglo Egyptian treaty, relations between France and the United States and Chinese boxer indemnity; and [1st] Lord Cave, Lord Chancellor, on the parliament act.Also includes copies of the equal franchise bill, a speech by King George V on the opening of parliament; and a special report on unemployment.Paper 20 not present. Printed index at CHAR 22/211.


  • 12 Jan 1928 - 01 Feb 1928

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (163 folios))

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