§ Miss BONDFIELD
The following table gives the averages, for the year 1930, of the retail prices of white bread as officially compiled at monthly intervals for London and Paris, and at quarterly intervals for Copenhagen. In the absence of information as to the qualities of bread to which the quotations relate, it is not known how far the prices shown may be regarded as comparable one with another.
— Price per 4-lb. loaf of white bread. Original Currency. Equivalent in Sterling at Par Rate of Exchange. London … 8.0 Pence — Paris … 3.91 Francs 7.55 Pence. Copenhage … 1 43 Kroner 18.90 Pence.