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Thursday, 26 July 1906

Mr KING O'MALLEY (DARWIN, TASMANIA) asked the PostmasterGeneral, upon notice -

1.   Whether he is possessed of any information as to the formation of a steam-ship company combine in relation to the tenders recently invited for the carriage of Tasmanian mails?

2.   If so, will he disclose such information to the House? .

3.   In the event of only one tender being received for theconveyance of Tasmanian mails, and at a price in excess of that now paid, will he take immediate action with a view to having the said mails conveyed in a Commonwealthowned ship?

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