46. Captain CROOKSHANK
asked the Prime Minister whether it is proposed to abolish the Department of Mines and absorb it in the Board of Trade during the coming financial year?
§ Mr. MARDY JONES
Have the Government considered the question of abolishing the Board of Trade and absorbing it in the Mines Department?
§ Captain GARRO-JONES
Is the Mines Department in danger of being absorbed by the Coal Merchants' Federation?