HC Deb 28 February 1881 vol 258 c1847

asked the Under Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, If he will be good enough to obtain from the Agricultural Department of the United States at Washington, the series of annual reports of past years since 1862, or of the years from 1873 to 1878, and also the monthly reports published by that Department, commencing with the present year; if he will endeavour to secure the transmission of these annual and monthly reports in future as soon as possible after publication; and, whether he could arrange for the supply of a limited number of copies to be available for Members making special application for them; or, at any rate, to supply a copy to the Central Chamber of Agriculture for the information of those interested?


Sir, Her Majesty's Minister at Washington has been requested to endeavour to make the necessary arrangements in order to give effect to the suggestions of the hon. Member.