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UDY ARTHUR GR0SVEN0R.

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SMALL HOLDINGS ACT, 1907. TO THE EDITOR. Sir,—Mr. Oorrie Grant, the Radioai M.P. for the Rugby Division of Warwickshire, when he came to Chester to the Radical meeting in the Temperance Hall, very unfortunately quite omitted to tell hie audience (a small one) that the Act did not a Low the taking of any part of a present holding under 50 acres, nor of a park, nor garden, nor home farm, nor of land re- quired for the amenity or convenience of a dwelling house, nor may any undue. or incon- von ion i quantity of land be taken from any one landowner or tenant. These- are very impoit- ant iiservations to have left unsaid. whole' tone of the speaker cloarly indi- cated that he held no sympathy with anyone owning land, nor with any large tenant. The whole of tins Act. under the guise of bringing back people to the land, is a veiled attack on landowners by this Radical Government, who ale thus hoping to set class against class. This speaker apparently knows nothing of agricul- ture*, and of tho. ixvds of a country education to fit applicants for farming operations. You do not become a fanner by sleeping in the same house as a farmer. You want practical knowledge, not suburbanite balderdash B. »

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