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Wednesday, 13 May 1936

The TEMPORARY CHAIRMAN (Senator Badman (SOUTH AUSTRALIA) - The honorable senator must confine his remarks to the item before the committee.

Senator J V MACDONALD (QUEENSLAND) - I am showing that Australian axe handles are equal, if not superior, to imported hickory handles. The statement that hooks and slashers cannot be manufactured satisfactorily in Australia is unwarranted, and Australian wood is as good as any that is imported.

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