§ Mr. A. Edwards
asked the Minister of Supply to what extent the Ministry has used the ideas and inventions of Mr. Kenneth Hindley; and what compensation has been paid to him for the use of same and for his personal services?
§ Sir A. Duncan
Mr. Kenneth Hindley's flax retting process has been thoroughly investigated, but has not been adopted by the Ministry. He was paid £1,186 13s. 4d. for his personal services as consultant during the investigation.