HC Deb 21 July 1931 vol 255 cc1271-2W

asked the Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs the names of the 20 selected speakers now employed by the Empire Marketing Board; the subjects with which each deals; and the number of lectures delivered during the past year by each?


A list of the speakers now employed by the Empire Marketing Board, with their subjects and the number of lectures delivered by each during the year ended 31st March, 1931, is given below. In addition, 84 lectures were given during the year by speakers who are no longer employed:

  • Professor J. R. Ainsworth Davis, M.A., M.Sc. "Empire Food Resources." "Science and Food Production." "History of Empire Food." (71.)
  • Mr. A. Buchanan, M.B.E., J.P. "Empire Marketing." "The National Mark."* (64.)
  • Mrs. H. F. Buchanan. "Empire Marketing." "The National Mark."* (22.)
  • Mrs. N. A. Clowes. "Home Agricultural Production." "The National Mark."* (171.)
  • Lieut.-Colonel T. S. Cox, F.R.G.S. "India." (19.)
  • Miss E. Gregg. "Empire Marketing." (14.)
  • Dr. L. Haden Guest, M.C. "Empire Development." (40.)
  • Mr. J. Nugent Harris. "Australia; Canada; The Empire Marketing Board." "The National Mark."* (121.)
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  • Commander the Hon. Sereld Hay, O.B.E., R.N. (Retired). "South African Oranges." (40.)
  • Miss Y. M. Herbert-Smith. "Canada; Australia; New Zealand; Empire Marketing." "The National Mark."* (92.)
  • Mr. D. L. Kelleher. "The Irish Free State." (5.)
  • Miss G. Powell. "Empire Marketing. The National Mark."* (†).
  • Mr. A. E. Smith. "London's Empire Trade." (6.)
  • Mrs. C. M. Wadham. "Empire Marketing."†
  • Miss L. E. Walter, M.B.E., B.Sc.
  • "Empire Agricultural Research."
  • "The National Mark."* (19.)

* Special lecture, arranged by the Empire Marketing Board on behalf of the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries,

† Not employed in 1930–31.