HC Deb 09 March 1936 vol 309 c1793

asked the Postmaster-General whether it would be practicable, in the case of any new stamp machines that are supplied for public use, to arrange that they can be operated with a shilling or a sixpence, as well as a penny or a halfpenny, in view of the difficulty in many cases of obtaining sufficient copper coinage on days when shops are closed and these machines are most in demand?


A combined stamp-selling and change-giving machine could probably be produced, but is likely to be both complicated and expensive. I will, however, bear the matter in mind.

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