22. Mr. ROBINSON
asked the Minister of Labour the number of unemployed persons in the cotton industry, the woollen industry, and the artificial silk industry on 31st March, 1924, 1925, 1926, and 1927, respectively, giving the figures for each industry?
§ Sir A. STEEL-MAITLAND
As the reply includes a number of figures I will, with the hon. Member's permission, circulate a statement in the OFFICIAL REPORT.
§ Following 'is the statement: