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Wednesday, 31 August 1921

Senator BOLTON (Victoria) .- I have no fault to find with the arguments of honorable senators who wish to retain the duty on this item, but I fail to understand their logic when I know that in regard to a previous sub-item they spoke *very strongly in favour- of reducing the protection against Japan on newsprint from £3 to £2 a ton.

Request negatived.

Item agreed to, subject to requests.

Item 335 (Fashion plates and books) agreed to.

Item 336-

(a)   Parchment cut and uncut, ad val., Bri tish, 10 per cent.; intermediate, 15 per cent.; general, 20 per cent.

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