TELEGRAPHIC ADDRESS: INLAND-"WHOLESALE, MANCHESTER."
TELEPHONE: BLACKFRIARS 1212.
EXTENSION NO. 87
PLEASE ADDRESS YOUR REPLY:
CO-OPERATIVE WHOLESALE SOCIETY LIMITED,
EXPORTERS, BUYING AND SHIPPING AGENTS,
1, BALLOON STREET,
A.B.C. 6TH AND 7TH EDITIONS;
WESTERN UNION 8 LETTER;
BENTLEY COMPLETE PHRASE;
BENTLEY SECOND PHRASE;
A.1. MARCONI, AND PRIVATE.
Our Reference: EXPORT 2052 ST/HP.
2nd December, 1938.
The Trades Union Congress,
We beg to confirm our telephonic conversations with you today, relative to the goods you are desirous of sending forward to Spain for relief purposes.
In accordance with your instructions, we have placed the following order into work -
30 tons Dried Cod at 32/6d per 50 kilos
20 " Carbolic Soap at 17/6d per cwt
40 " Pale Yellow " at 17/9d " "
3 " Ships' Biscuits at 64/- per cwt
40 25-gallon drums B.P. Cod Liver Oil at 4/7½d per gallon
We have been in touch with all our Works respecting the preparation of the goods in question and all the goods can be ready for shipment next week. Unfortunately, certain difficulties have arisen at our Steamships Department, and it is possible that the vessel due to sail next week will not go forward, and that consequently, the next sailing would be on the 14th instant. We propose to telephone you definitely in this regard in the morning.
We note that you are also interested in the