§ Mr. Russell
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs what offers of assistance were made by Her Majesty's Government to the President of the United States of America as a result of the widespread devastation caused by the hurricanes Carol and Edna in the United States of America on 31st August and 11th September, 1954, respectively; if such offers were accepted; and what assistance was actually given.
§ Mr. Turton
No offers of assistance were made by Her Majesty's Government. The staffs of Her Majesty's Embassy, Missions and Consulates in the United States privately subscribed $500 for the34W restoration of the Old North Church steeple in Boston damaged by the hurricane Carol.