§ 19. Mr. JOWETT
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether he will state the daily amounts of the war expenditure and of the total national expenditure over the period since the last Vote of Credit?
§ Mr. BONAR LAW
My speech on the last Vote of Credit on 1st August dealt with the period to 14th July, in the period from 14th July to 5th October the daily average Exchequer issues for all purposes has been £6,979,000 and the daily average Vote of Credit expenditure has been approximately £6,273,000.