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THE INDEMNITY BILL.

SECOND .READING DEBATE

(Per Press Association-—Copyright).

CAPETOWN, March 12

General Smuts, in moving the second reading of the Indemnity Bill in the Senate, said there was legal,machinery to '■. provide permits ,to enable the deported men to -return' temporarily,' but South Africa .was top small to contain both the" Government and those mighty potentates.

Mr W. P. Schreiner appealed to the Government; to admit that the deportations were an error, and to substitute trial by jury. :,He"declared' that the re-, cent disturbances were the .fault of the Government and Parliament. The deportations would encourage syndicalism, and, he predicted that the exodus would cause a dearth; of white labour.

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THE INDEMNITY BILL., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8817, 13 March 1914

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THE INDEMNITY BILL. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8817, 13 March 1914

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