Political: Constituency: Dundee: Correspondence:.

Reference code: CHAR 5/12

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Date: 02 Jan 1911 - 07 Oct 1911

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Correspondents include P F Husband (Consituency Agent); Sir George Ritchie; (Constituency Chairman) Dundee Town Council and The Dundee Lunacy Board.

Subjects include, the drop in his majority in the General Election of Dec 1910; complaints that he had not spent enough time in the constituency; Sunday drinking on pleasure steamers operating on the River Tay; The Spirits Act, 1906 passed by the Commonwealth of Australia and its effect on sales of Scotch Whisky; The Dundee Harbour and Tay Ferries Bill; The Asylum Officers' Bill, and allegations that WSC had been "discourteous" to the Dundee Lunacy Board; the effect of the National Insurance Bill on local authorities.

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