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(Untitled), [Jan] [1932]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/186/21
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Newspaper cutting: article by Harold Cox on improvements in the quality of life and the unnecessary regulation of the sale of alcohol. Sent with CHAR 2/186/15-17.

Dates: [Jan] [1932]
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 1929

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/166/73
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Suggested reply for Conservative candidates to a question on the local prohibition of the liquor traffic.

Dates: 1929
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The Churchill Papers are made available to researchers using Churchill Archives Centre and worldwide in digital format. The digital edition of the Churchill Papers is published by Bloomsbury Academic and is available online to subscribing institutions at churchillarchive.com. The Churchill archive is freely available in our reading rooms and onsite at Churchill College (via the Churchill College wireless network). Researchers can download images of documents directly from churchillarchive.com and so are encouraged to consider bringing a laptop or other device for this purpose. For conservation reasons, the fragile originals are no longer issued to researchers. This digital edition is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue. Some material has been closed by the Cabinet Office or by Churchill Archives Centre in accordance with data protection legislation.
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(Untitled), 10 Apr 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/37/2
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Letter from Edward Tootal Broadhurst (The Manor House, North Rode, Congleton, [Cheshire]) to WSC stating that he will only support WSC in the North-West Manchester by- election if it is fought specifically on Free Trade, since he disagrees with other Government measures such as the Licensing Bill.

Dates: 10 Apr 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 19 Dec 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/38/58
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Page from the Gloucester Journal: speech by Herbert Asquith [later Lord Oxford and Asquith] at the National Liberal Club attacking the power of the House of Lords with special reference to the Education Bill and the Licensing Bill and the reply of Lord St Aldwyn [earlier Sir Michael Hicks Beach] at Gloucester.

Dates: 19 Dec 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 23 Jan 1909

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/39/4-5
Scope and Contents Letter from WSC (Board of Trade) to Henry Massingham asserting that there was much support in the country for the rejection by the House of Lords of the Licensing Bill and that an attack on the Lords on constitutional grounds will fail if not backed by a demand in the country for a specific measure which the Lords will not pass. Looks forward to the major measures being planned by the Government. Copy in the hand of Annette Anning signed by WSC. Annotated: "not sent." A typescript copy at...
Dates: 23 Jan 1909
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 21 Sep 1910-28 Sep 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/46/32
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Note from WSC (Home Office) to John Pedder enclosing a memorandum [not present] from the Socialist Lord Provost of Dundee [Scotland] on the reduction in crime following the imposition of a new whisky duty, 21 Sep 1910 Typescript annotated with Pedder's comments on the memorandum, 23 Sep [1910, and with note that it was sent to the Chancellor of the Exchequer [David Lloyd George], 28 Sep [1910]].

Dates: 21 Sep 1910-28 Sep 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 20 Apr 1910

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/45/84
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Letter from Lord Islington [earlier Sir John Dickson Poynder] (8 Chesterfield Gardens, [London]) to WSC on his appointment as Governor of New Zealand and the Inebriate Reformatory Bill.

Dates: 20 Apr 1910
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), [1903]

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/10/4
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Pamphlet - No Compensation by Joseph Malins, published by the National Temperance Federation, advocating no compensation for the compulsory extinction of liquor licenses.

Dates: [1903]
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 26 Mar 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/16/94-95
Scope and Contents Letter from WSC to Samuel Lamb, on possible points of difference between himself and the Liberals, particularly the Licensing Question, Disestablishment and Disendowment, and the need for reform of the Education Act, giving his opinion that the election would be fought on four main issues, (1) Free Trade, (2) Retrenchment and the reorganisaton of finance on strict Gladstonian principles, (3) Reduction in size and cost of the Army and the Navy, (4) a copmplete re-organisation of the Army...
Dates: 26 Mar 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 11 Jun 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/17/80
Scope and Contents Letter from Charles Prescott (42 Half Moon Street, [London]) to WSC asking him to support his Liberal candidature for the St Augustine's division of Kent with a speech at Deal. CHAR 2/17/81 12 June 1904 Letter from Francis William Fox (Reform Club, Pall Mall, [London]) to WSC enclosing a printed letter on the Licensing Bill sent by him to the Home Secretary [Aretas Akers-Douglas] [see CHAR 2/17/82] and asking whether WSC and others could not bring about a compromise between the liquor trade...
Dates: 11 Jun 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 12 Jun 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/17/82
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Letter from Francis William Fox (Reform Club, [London]) to Aretas Akers-Douglas (the Home Secretary) detailing the objections of the Temperance movement, churches and others to the Licensing Bill and suggesting amendments to it. Printed Originally sent with CHAR 2/17/82.

Dates: 12 Jun 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 29 Jun 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/17/99
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Letter from Alfred Stansfield (52 Moorhouse Place, Gibraltar, Pudsey, [Yorkshire]) to WSC complaining about the provision for compensation to licence-holders in the Licensing Bill.

Dates: 29 Jun 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 03 Jul 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/17/114
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Letter from G S Pawle (Widford, Ware, Hertfordshire) to WSC criticising the absence of a time limit for compensation to brewers in the Licensing Bill. Annotated in shorthand.

Dates: 03 Jul 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 21 Apr [1908] - 25 Apr 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/34/35A-35B
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Cutting: letter from E P Stevenson to the editor of the Westminster Gazette asserting WSC's claims to the support of Free Trade Unionists in the North-West Manchester election and criticising his opponents' campaigning on the Licensing Bill and other issues; also includes covering note for letter [not present] from [?] Bertram Straus [MP for Mile End, London] offering to give up his seat to WSC.

Dates: 21 Apr [1908] - 25 Apr 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 15 May 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/34/48
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Letter from J Wales Cameron (11 Lauriston Place, Edinburgh, [Scotland]) to WSC enclosing cuttings about a dinner party attended by WSC in Edinburgh which contravened the local licensing laws [see CHAR 2/34/48a].

Dates: 15 May 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 13 May 1908-[14] May 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/34/48a
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Cuttings from the [Edinburgh Evening Dispatch] about a dinner party attended by WSC in Edinburgh [Scotland] which contravened the local licensing laws. 2 papers. Sent with CHAR 2/34/48.

Dates: 13 May 1908-[14] May 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 27 Jul 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/35/8
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Letter from Rosalind Carlisle (1 Palace Green, Kensington, [London]) praising his recent speech in Hyde Park [London] on the Licensing Bill and asking for a meeting.

Dates: 27 Jul 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 27 Jul 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/35/24
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Letter from Marie Corelli (Mason Croft, Stratford-on-Avon, [Warwickshire]) to WSC referring to his recent speech in Hyde Park [London] on the Licensing Bill and mentioning her new book on the drink problem, Holy Orders. States that she is not a suffragette.

Dates: 27 Jul 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 17 Oct 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/35/49
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Letter from C Healy (Stort Lodge, Bishop's Stortford, [Hertfordshire]) to WSC asking whether he supports the policy of the United Kingdom Alliance, whose chief object is "'the total suppression of the liquor traffic'".

Dates: 17 Oct 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 20 Feb 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/33/28-29
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Letter from Ivor Guest [later Lord Ashby St Ledgers and Lord Wimborne (2nd baron, 1st viscount)] (Ashby St Ledgers, Rugby, [Warwickshire]) to WSC on: the commission on afforestation; the chance of WSC getting into the Cabinet as a result of Sir Henry Campbell-Bannerman's illness; the Licensing Bill; the Coal Mines (Eight Hours) Bill; land valuation; the need for parliamentary consideration of the Poor Law and for old age pensions to form part of a general scheme for dealing with poverty.

Dates: 20 Feb 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 10 Apr 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/34/10
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Resolutions on the Education Bill and the Licensing Bill passed by a conference of representatives of Congregational churches in North Glamorgan, [Wales].

Dates: 10 Apr 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 10 Apr 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/34/11
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Letter from Sir Francis Channing (40 Eaton Place, [London]) to WSC passing on an invitation to address a meeting from the branches of the Young Liberals League in East Northamptonshire and describing the branches' work in counteracting socialism and rallying opinion on the Licensing Bill. Comments on WSC's forthcoming by-election in North-West Manchester.

Dates: 10 Apr 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 22 Apr 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/34/23-24
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Letter from Arnold Lupton (13 Spring Road, Headingley, Leeds, [Yorkshire]) to WSC on Sir William Dupree's claim that the value of the Coach and Horses inn at Hilsea [Hampshire] was greatly reduced after he bought it because of the introduction of the Licensing Bill.

Dates: 22 Apr 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 16 Apr 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/34/25
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Cutting from the Methodist Recorder: marked article on Sir William Dupree's claim that the value of the Coach and Horses inn at Hilsea [Hampshire] was greatly reduced after he bought it because of the introduction of the Licensing Bill.

Dates: 16 Apr 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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(Untitled), 17 May 1904

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/19/80
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Letter from F A Parker, secretary of the Eccles Borough Band of Hope and Temperance Union (7 Poplar Road, Monton, [Lancashire]) to WSC asking him to present a petition against the Licensing Bill to the House of Commons.

Dates: 17 May 1904
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: Open
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