Telegraphic Address: "Searoving Lamb London"
Telephone no. WATerloo 5906. (four lines)
National Union of Seamen
Registered trade union no 1493 Approved society certificate no 128
(formerly NATIONAL SAILORS & FIREMENS UNION)
Founder The late J. HAVELOCK WILSON. C.H. C.B.E.
General Secretary W.R. Spence C.B.E.
General Treasurer J.B. Wilson
Asst General Secretary G. Reed
Please quote in reply
Our ref. GR/J.
St GEORGES HALL,
WESTMINSTER BRIDGE ROAD,
14th March 1939.
All communications must be addressed to the General Secretary.
Mr. H.V. Tewson,
Assistant General Secretary,
Trades Union Congress,
Smith Square, London, S.W.1.
Dear Mr. Tewson,
RE SPANISH SEAMEN WHO ARE APPARENTLY DESTITUTE AND LIVING ABOARD SPANISH SHIPS.
With further reference to our telephone conversation of today's date, I am herewith enclosing you copy of circular letter sent to our Branch Secretaries in respect of the above.
On completion of these enquiries, we will make the necessary arrangements to deal with these matters as agreed by the meeting of the I.T.F. representatives held under the Chairmanship of Mr. John Marchbanks, the General Secretary of the N.U.R.
I trust this is the information you require.
Assistant General Secretary.