525 STANDING COMMITTEE A Tuesday 31st May, 1927.

[OFFICIAL REPORT.]

[Major Sir RICHARD BARNETT in the Chair.]

SEDITIOUS AND BLASPHEMOUS TEACHING TO CHILDREN BILL.

The CHAIRMAN: We have not succeeded in getting a quorum, and therefore it is necessary to adjourn the Committee. Next Thursday is practically a dies non, and I propose to adjourn the Committee until the 16th June, at Eleven o'Clock.

Committee adjourned at Twenty Minutes after Eleven o'Clock, until Thursday, 16th June, at Eleven o'Clock.

THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS ATTENDED THE COMMITTEE:

Barnett, Major Sir Richard (Chairman)

Acland-Troyte, Lieut.-Colonel

Apsley, Lord

Broun-Lindsay, Major

Crooke, Mr. Smedley

Graham, Mr. Fergus

Henderson, Captain Robert

Heneage, Lieut.-Colonel

Hilton, Mr.

Holt, Captain

Makins, Brigadier-General

Peto, Sir Basil

Waddington, Mr.

Warner, Brigadier-General

Wheler, Major Sir Granville

Wood, Mr. Crompton

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