Mr. TYSON WILSON
asked the Secretary of State for War whether the inquiry into the alleged violation of the Fair-Wages Clause by Messrs. Albrecht and Albrecht and Messrs R. B. Brown, con- 1754W tractors to the War Office, has yet been completed; and, if so, will he state the result?
§ Colonel SEELY
In both cases there has been an improvement in the standard of working hours, but correspondence is still in progress with one of the firms whose standard hours appear to be still slightly in excess of those which may be regarded as on the whole prevailing—though by no means uniform—in the trade in the district.