BRITISH EMPIRE: Parliament's Week: May 19, 1924

COMMONWEALTH

(British Commonwealth of Nations)

The Cabinet. Premier MacDonald is to receive the French Premier at Chequers Court on May 19 for a discussion of the reparations problem.

¶ As a result of the conference between Premier MacDonald and Premier Theunis of Belgium (TIME, May 12) an Entente Premiers'* Conference is to convene in June, either in London or Paris.

House of Commons. Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Snowden's budget (TIME, May 12) withstood all amendments to change its provisions. The Chancellor stated that he expected the House to pass the budget, the whole budget,...

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