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Friday, 22 April 1921

Senator RUSSELL (VICTORIA) (Vice-President of the Executive Council) - The answer is -

The statements published as to the nature' and cost of the work referred to are not correct, the amount having been very much overstated, and the quantity of work understated.

It is, however, the intention of the Minister, on the occasion of his forthcoming visit to Darwin, to personally look into the question of the future Public Works policy of the Northern Territory.

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