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A letter addressed to the members of both houses of Parliament
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a-week amongst amount Average earnings Bailie Boards of Trade candles capital cause Chiefly classes clothing coals Cobbett Committee competition condition consequence corn Corn Laws cotton hose Council DAVID GEMMEL deductions demand deponent shall answer depones and saith depression Derbyshire distress districts effect employed employers employment evil factories foreign frame-work knitters Framework-knitters GEORGE POULETT SCROPE Guages not taken hand-loom weavers hands Honourable hosiers hosiery trade house rent HUGH POLLOCK industry James John Kilsyth Kirkintilloch labour lappet Leicester Leicestershire less Loom Weavers machinery manufacture masters necessary needles Nottingham Nottinghamshire number of frames operation paid parishes persons Power Loom present principle produce profit Prud'hommes rate of wages regulations remedy Ribbed seaming shillings silk SKEGBY socks Spitalfields Spurious statement stocking stocking frame suffering supply taxes tion Unem weaving week weft wide frame William work-people workmen worsted hose wrought