§ Colonel DAY
asked the Postmaster-General the approximate number of letters and parcels that have been forwarded through the General Post Office by air mail for the 12 months ended to the last convenient date?
§ Sir W. MITCHELL-THOMSON
The total numbers of letters and parcels posted in this country for air mail transmission during the year ended the 31st March last were approximately as follow:
162,000 letters (including about 48,000 for the Cairo-Baghdad Air Mail service).