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Wednesday, 23 November 1921

Senator E D MILLEN (NEW SOUTH WALES) - The answers are -

1.   The Government.

2.   The cost involved in upkeep since the office was established, viz., Hay, 1921, to 31st October, 1921, was £3,072. Preliminary expenditure in Australia prior to the departure of the Commissioner for China amounted to a further £1,002.

3.   Only one coolie has been engaged by the Commissioner, and he was supplied with a uniform. It is not known whether such uniform bears the Australian Coat of Arms.

4.   Yes.

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