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Friday, 5 May 1939

Mr LAZZARINI - Has the Prime Minister seen a press statement by Mr. J. Crannell, chairman of the Commonwealth Council of the Amalgamated Engineering Union, to theeffect that recently 200 employees were dismissed from Mort's Dock, and a large number was also dismissed from the Clyde Engineering Company, because large government contracts are going overseas? Will the right honorable gentleman take action to prevent any increase of unemployment in Australia in consequence of the letting of government contracts overseas?

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