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CHAR 2/171 Public and political: general: finance matters.

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CHAR 2/171/1-3

Letter from Harold Cox (Raymond Buildings, Gray's Inn, [London]) to WSC refuting WSC's answers to Cox's criticism in the "Sunday Times" of WSC's record on public spending.

3 folios
02 Jan 1930
CHAR 2/171/4-13

Letter from [WSC] to Philip Snowden [later Lord Snowden] responding to the criticism of WSC's financial measures which Snowden made in his speech in the adjournment debate. Carbon typescript copy. Another copy at CHAR 2/171/33-42.

10 folios
31 Dec 1929
CHAR 2/171/14-19

Copy of CHAR 2/171/43-49.

6 folios
23 Jan 1930
CHAR 2/171/20-25

Copy of CHAR 2/171/43-49.

6 folios
23 Jan 1930
CHAR 2/171/26-31

Letter from [WSC] to [Philip Snowden, later Lord Snowden] on Snowden's criticism of WSC's financial measures when he was Chancellor of the Exchequer. Annotated carbon typescript copy. Other copies at CHAR 2/171/50-55 (top copy) and CHAR 2/171/61-66.

6 folios
24 Jan 1930
CHAR 2/171/32

Letter from John Jacob Astor [later Lord Astor of Hever] (18 Carlton House Terrace, [London]) to WSC (71 St Stephen's House, [London]) reporting that Geoffrey Dawson thinks that the correspondence [on financial policy between WSC and Philip Snowden, later Lord Snowden] is too long and intricate to publish in letter form and should instead be sent to the Press Association to be summarised.

1 folio
31 Jan 1930
CHAR 2/171/33-42

Another copy of CHAR 2/171/4-13.

10 folios
31 Dec 1929
CHAR 2/171/43-49

Letter from Philip Snowden [later Lord Snowden] (Treasury Chambers) to WSC replying to WSC's response to the criticism of WSC's financial measures which Snowden made in his speech in the adjournment debate. Copies at CHAR 2/171/14-19 and 20-25.

7 folios
23 Jan 1930
CHAR 2/171/50-55

Top copy of CHAR 2/171/26-31.

6 folios
24 Jan 1930
CHAR 2/171/56

Notes on the Sinking Fund and savings certificates.

1 folio
[Jan] [1930]
CHAR 2/171/57

Letter from Waldron Smithers (Shelleys, Knockholt, Kent) to WSC enclosing CHAR 2/171/58-59.

1 folio
23 Jan 1930
CHAR 2/171/58-59

Memorandum by [a Stock Exchange broker] on the relative attractiveness of various government stocks. Carbon copy sent with CHAR 2/171/57.

2 folios
[Jan] [1930]
CHAR 2/171/60

Diagrams from the "Economist" showing the changes in distribution of national production as the general level of prices or the volume of production increases.

1 folio
05 Jul 1930
CHAR 2/171/61-66

Another copy of CHAR 2/171/26-31.

6 folios
24 Jan 1930
CHAR 2/171/67

Cataloguer's note that CHAR 2/171/68 should be added to this file.

1 folio
c 1987
CHAR 2/171/68

Letter from Aylmer Vallance (Sligachan Hotel, Isle of Skye, [Scotland]) arguing that although the recent Revenue Report contains information showing the over-taxation of income, it will be difficult to resist the Government's policy of wealth redistribution until a statement as authoritative as the conclusions of the Colwyn Report is produced.

1 folio
18 May 1930