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Friday, 15 December 1905

Senator KEATING (TASMANIA) (Ministerwithout portfolio) - The answers to the honorable senator's questions are as follow : -

1.   Prior to classification, this officer received a salary of£210 per annum and quarters as postmaster at Renmark, with an allowance ofabout£20 per annum as commission on Savings Bank work, for registration of births and deaths, and also for acting as Electoral Registrar.

2.   He applied for the position at Mount Barker, which was advertised at a salary of£210 per annum, less a deduction of 10 per cent. for rent. He was perfectly aware of the conditions attached to the office, and it cannot be admitted that any injustice has been done.

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