§ SIR HENRY FOWLER (Wolverhampton, E.)
To ask the First Commissioner of Works what are the names of the newspapers which are provided for the use of Members in the tea room and smoke rooms of the House of† See (4) Debates CX., 523 (2nd July); CXL., 668 (18th July); CXL., 1354 (28th July.)502 Commons, and the number of copies of each newspaper; what is the annual cost; and under what Vote is the cost defrayed.
(Answered by Mr. Akers-Douglas.) The list of papers is too long a one to print in answer to a Question, but will be handed to the right hon. Gentleman by the Sergeant-at-Arms. The cost in the past year has been £149 15s. 3d. This expense is defrayed by the Department of the Sergeant-at-Arms, under Class II., Vote 2, of the Civil Service Estimates, Sub-head G (Incidental Expenses).