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DUBLIN'S SLUMS.

THE COMMITTEE'S REPORT. FAULTY ADMINISTRATION. (Per Press Association-r-Copyright). LONDON, February 19. The report of the committee that inquired into the housing conditions in Dublin has been presented. The report shows that many of the worst of the existing evils are due to neglect- and abuse of existing, legislation. Members of the Corporation own tenements, some of which are unfit for human habitation. Improper rebates are allowed tenement owners within and without the Corporation. The committee states that maladadministration in civic affairs is largely responsible, for the demoralisation of tenement owners and for the depression of wages. The Corporation, as constituted j is quite unfitted >to deal with the fusing problem. '

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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8799, 20 February 1914

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DUBLIN'S SLUMS. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8799, 20 February 1914

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