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(Per Press Association—Copyright). (Received May 1(3, 10 a.m.) LONDON, 14. "'Questions ,in , the House of Commons ''revealed 'that' a confidential circular was issued when "the. railwaymen,' , transporters and mindrs' .strikes were threatenepl. , The. circular, requested the Conmuvnding Officers'-.."to' report whether : the 'troops were prepared to assist in'''strike-breaking, and also as to.'. \yh"at. degree of Trade Union sentiment- existed. ."'' „ •■•._•..«..• \ .-,'.,' Mr Guest stated, that it was never intended to use.the soldiers in ordinary .strikes, but on that occasion the,country .was faced with paralysis. '.

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SOLDIERS AND STRIKES., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9611, 16 May 1919

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SOLDIERS AND STRIKES. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9611, 16 May 1919

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