§ Sir A. SINCLAIR
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the net capital expenditure on schemes of land settlement in Scotland for the years 1928–29 and 1929–30; and what amount of expenditure is estimated for this purpose during the year 1930–31?
Mr. W. ADAMSON
The net capital expenditure on schemes of land settlement in Scotland in the year 1928–29 was £107,901 and in 1929–30 £138,436. Similar expenditure during the year 1930–31 may be from £230,000 to £250,000, depending upon the rate at which present and future commitments may mature.
Description. Unit of Quantity. Quantity. Declared Value. Year 1929. Jan. to May, 1930. Year 1929. Jan. to May, 1930. £ £ Domestic and fancy glassware (including cooking utensils, table glassware, ornamental glassware). Cwt. 65 2 85 10 Glass bottles and jars Gross 214 24 135 30 Cwt. 100 24
The commodities included under the above headings are of so varied a nature that it is not practicable to give a price comparison such as is asked for.