§ MR. CAUSTON (Southwark, W.)
I beg to ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer when the new silver coins with their values denoted on them will be issued?
§ THE CHANCELLOR OF THE EXCHEQUER (Mr. GOSCHEN, St. George's, Hanover Square)
A Committee is now at work considering the whole subject of the designs of coins, consisting of the right hon. Member for London University, Sir Frederick Leighton (President of the Royal Academy), the Deputy Master of the Mint, the Deputy Governor of the Bank of England, Mr. 124 John Evans (President of the Numis-matical Society), and Mr. R. B. Wade (representing the Joint Stock Bankers.)