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Thursday, 28 July 1921

Senator RUSSELL (Victoria) (VicePresident of the Executive Council) . - Honorable senators have raised a plaintive appeal that the bulkrates should not be interfered with. Upon the heels of that request an effort was made to secure proportionate increases.

Senator PRATTEN (NEW SOUTH WALES) - To which the Minister was adamant.

Senator RUSSELL - The honorable senator makes a mistake in assuming that all these juices and syrups have been imported.

Senator GUTHRIE (VICTORIA) - What about limejuice ?

Senator RUSSELL - Limes are being grown in this country to a markedly increased extent, and the industry is being steadily builtup. The request of the honorable senator is immoderate.

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