GREAT BRITAIN: Parliament's Week: Jul. 13, 1936

The Lords: ¶ Subjected the present National Government to its first defeat in the House of Lords by adopting, 32-to-29, a trivial amendment to the Education Bill opposed by His Majesty's Government but sponsored by the Most Reverend Father Cosmo Gordon Lang. His Grace the Lord Archbishop of Canterbury and Primate of All England.

The Commons:

¶ Passed, 251-to-128, on third and final reading "that most iniquitous measure,

The Tithe Bill," as it is called by 300,000 English tithe-payers. Their loudly vocal organization at once announced that they will petition King Edward to refuse...

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