HC Deb 30 January 1947 vol 432 c260W
121. Brigadier Prior-Palmer

asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he is aware that it is difficult to buy a correspondence envelope; and whether he is taking any action to improve the position in this respect, in order to enable business people to have something in which to enclose their letters.

Sir S. Cripps

I have received representations regarding the shortage of envelopes but unfortunately in the present paper position it is not possible to increase the amount allocated for this purpose. A more extensive re-use of old envelopes would help the position.

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