CHAMBERLAIN, Neville. 19242

£200

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Typed Letter Signed ‘Yours sincerely, Neville Chamberlain”, to Major Hills, offering him the chairmanship of a new Committee to oversee the prices of building materials. 1 page 7 x 9 inches, in good condition, one contemporary annotation, horizontal folds. Ministry of Health, Whitehall, 28 March 1923. Neville Chamberlain (1869-1940), Prime Minister from 1937-1940, writes in a postscript: “I do hope you can see your way to accept.” A this time Chamberlain was Minister of Health. Chamberlain served only five months in the office before the Conservatives were defeated in the 1923 general election.