HC Deb 15 November 1920 vol 134 cc1539-41W

asked the President of the Board of Trade if he will give the names of the officials of the imported timber disposal section who reported that the 470 standards of flooring sold to Messrs. Hillas at £31 per standard were 8th November, I promised to publish in the OFFICIAL REPORT as soon as they had been prepared:

of inferior quality; and whether he is aware that practical timber experts who inspected the parcel say there was nothing defective about the parcel?


I am not prepared to state the name of the official or officials on whose advice the 470 standards of flooring boards were sold to Messrs. Billas at £31 per standard. The answer to the second part of the question is in the negative.

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