HC Deb 16 June 1922 vol 155 c703

The House met at Eleven of the Clock.

The Clerk at the Table informed the House of the unavoidable absence of Mr. Speaker front this day's Sitting.

Whereupon Mr. JAMES HOPE, the Chairman of Ways and Means, proceeded to the Table and, after Prayers, took the Chair as Deputy-Speaker, pursuant to the Standing Order.