Notes on Credit Trading in the Co-operative Movement

Scope and Content

The notes are arranged under the headings; the importance of credit trading in a modern industrial society, the types of commodities in which credit trading is practised, types of credit, comparisons between Co-operative and other retailers, and comparisons of Co-operators and customers of other retailers. There is also a cover letter from Mr Lock to C A R Crosland attached (4 Nov 1957), and some notes on regional data on hire purchase written by Margaret Hall (14 Nov 1957).