§ Lord BALCARRES (on behalf of Mr. Claude Hay)
asked the Secretary of State for War if he will state where the preserved meat, represented in £39,543, given in Command Paper, 10, as supplied to his Department, was prepared; and whether it was supplied by a British firm or a firm representing a foreign firm?
§ Mr. HALDANE
The preserved meat in question was prepared partly, in the United States of America and partly in the Argentine. In the former case the firm accepted have a branch in London; in the latter case supply was made through agents in London.