Item 148 - Letter from Oliver Lyttelton to F. W. Pethick-Lawrence

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Letter from Oliver Lyttelton to F. W. Pethick-Lawrence


  • 14 Apr 1943 (Creation)

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Ministry of Production.—Responds to Pethick-Lawrence’s comments in the House of Commons on his own remarks at Farnborough. While it is true that during the war rich people were not adding to the savings of the community, his own interest was rather in the contribution they make to industrial development by financing more speculative forms of enterprise.

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