Extract from the Christian Socialist: Mr Slaney's Committee of the Savings of the Middle and Working Classes (copy)

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A typescript copy of an extract from the Christian Socialist, dated 29 March 1851. The extract is entitled Mr Slaney's Committee on the Savings of the Middle and Working Classes XX. The Evidence of Mr Lloyd Jones. R A Slaney, Esq in the chair. The extract examines the success of the Rochdale Pioneers and the limitations placed on them by the Frugal Investment Clause of the Friendly Societies' Acts.