May 25, 1921 (13th Parliament, 5th Session)

UNION

John Best

Unionist

Mr. BEST:

Why certainly. We might just as fairly lower the duty on underwear as lower the protection in the case of butter. I don't see any difference in principle. If we are going to help the poor man why not start in with his feet? Take the protection off boots and shoes, then off clothing, and progress until .you reach his stomach.

Topic:   QUESTIONS
Subtopic:   REVISED EDITION. COMMONS
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