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cated in event of this increase, 31213.

Working miners, appointment as additional
inspectors advocated, 31169.

Managers :

Certificate, cancellation of, advocated, on con-
viction of carelessness, 31136, 31152.



MORQAN, Mr. W. E.—cof^'
Managers— c<w«. -

Prosecution of, insta^^ of failure of:
Caradog Vale ca^» 31130.
Elba Ck>mery case, 31140.

Manholes, see Haulage Roads.

Morgan, Mr. D. W., evidence of, references to, 31032^
31132, 31165, 31169.

Pencoed Colliery, haulage accident at, 31240.

Plans defective, accidents caused by, and by workings
beyond boundaries; independent survey periodi-
cally advocated, 31051, 31054, 31107, 31118, 31123,.
31130, 31203, 31221, 31224, 31350.

Safety Lamps, use of, objections to, when ** bells
or " pans " are numerous, 31097, 31101.

CIgnalling, mode of, improvement advocated, 31343.

Timbering, use of cogs, suggestion as to, 31247.

Trimsavan, accident at, 31238.

Unslcilled Labour, employment of, as a cause of
accidents, 31040, 31327.
Proportion of unskiUed men employed, 31323.

Ventilation, adequate. General Rule 1 as to, neglect
of in some shallow mines and suggestion as to
periodical analysis of air, 31072, 31090, 31196.
Instances of neglect, 31081, 31084.

Wagons :

Accidents, number of, 31243.
Couples and shackles, examination and periodioai
annealing, suggestions as to, 31226, 31298.

Accidents proving necessity for, 31238.

Distinction between couples and shaoklesr
31298.
Riding on :

Danger of, 31311.

Practice as to, 31347.
Runaways, prevention, 31231, 31241.



MUIR, Mr. PETER, Secretary and Agent of
Ayrshire Miners' Union. (See questions 21 69&—
22039.)

Baths and facilities for changing clothes at pit-head^
provision advocated, 21978, 22026.

Charge for, views as to, 22016, 22038.

Houses, single-roomed necessity for this airange-
ment increased by, 21979, 22030.

Travelling to and from work, necessity increased
by, 22027.

Black Damp, see title Ventilation.

Discipline :

Character of Scottish mines as to, 21596, 21709.
Caution to men in event of breaches of, 21719.
Strictness of, complaints of miners as to, 21604,.

21986.
Trade Unions, attitude of as to, 21603, 21702,^

21900.
(See also ti'les Fines and Discipline.)

Disputes between sections of men and employers,
action of Trade Union secretary in event of, 21691.

Fines:

Advantages or disadvantages of, as compared
with prosecution, 21608, 21714.
Preference of men for prosecution, 21893.
Amount of, fixed by manager, 21878, 21880.
Dismissal as alternative to refusal to pay fine,

21885.
Extent to which inflicted, 21608, 21877, 21892.
Manager, infliction of fine on for breach of Rules,.

Witness knows of no instance of, 21897.
Method of payment, 21882.

Foreign Workmen, employment of, 21850.
Discipline, 21855.

Efficiency, views as to, 21683, 21854, 21970.
Nationalities represented, 21671.
Number of, in Ayrshire, 21671.
Objectionable only when men do not understand
language or are unskilled, 21676.



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HtHlaft AccMtnts :

Extant of mechanical haulage in Ay«^hire, 21685.
Number of, 21686.
Prevention, 21687, 21856.
Chains, 21687.

HOtttttf one-roomed, occupied by miners, 21979,



MUIR, Mr. P.— con^.

Qvaliflcttiont of Witness, 21593, 21604, 21690.



Date at which built, 21979.
Division of, question as to, 22031.
Lodger taken in the^e houses, 22034.

iMptctton of Minos by Mon :

Amount of work involved, 21937.

Appointment by men of itinerant inspectors

who are or have been practical working miners,

suggestions as to, 21633, 21637, 21766, 21777»

21783, 21917, 22006.

Extent to which practised, 21633, 21772, 21909,

21934.
Official of mine accompanying men, 22024.
Owners and managers :

Attitude towards, possible effect on men
^ making adverse report, &c., 21633,

21910, 21936, 21939.
Instance showing, 21634, 21767.
Protection of owners' interests, 21783.
Qualifications of men making inspection :

Employment in same mine, views as to,
21767, 22006, 22019.
Not essential imder present law, 22011.
Engineers disqualified, 21780.
Trade Unions, attitude towards, 21910.

Impootion of Minos by Minos Officials :

Adequacy of, views on this point, 21640, 21789.
Appointment of firemen by manager, objection
to, 21654, 21941.
Case proving, 22000.
Dismissal of fireman, appeal against advocated,

22000.
Districts, size of, reduction advocated, 21639,

21790, 21800.
Duties of firemen :

Other than inspection, 21646, 22003.
Timbering, supervision, views as to, 21665.
Importance of firemen, 21649.

Duties less onerous in Ayrshire than in other
districts, 21864.
Qualifications of firemen, class of men appointed,
and desirability of certificate, 21654, 21665»
21790, 21808, 21858, 21872, 21940.
Proportion of unsuitable appointments,
21791 21796.
Wages of firemen, 21655, 21816, 21967.
Compaiison with colliers, 21870.
Less onerous character of duties in Ayrshire
mires, possible effect of on wages, 21864»
21868.

Inspoctors, Homo Offloo :

Adequacy of inspections by, views on this point,

21612, 21752, 21929.
Assistant inspectors, additional, appointment
advocated, 21617, 21928.
Number required, 21629, 21757.
Besidence should be near collieries, 21628.
Districts, size of, 21760.

Reduction advocated, 21928.
Number of chief inspectors, 21759.
Number of inspections desirable, 21727, 21745.
Object of inspection by, 21725.
Residence, places of, travelling entailed, &c.,
21619, 21923.
Railway facilities, 21926.

Manigors:

fioeecution of :

Number of, 21896.

Punishment would always be by, not by
fining, 21897.
Salaries, 21969.

Prosocutions :

Advantages of fining and of prosecution com-
pared, 21608, 21714, 21893.

Expenses of defence, payment by Trade Unions,
circumstances deteimining, 21597, 21696, 21904.

Fines inflicted by Court not paid by Trade
Unions, 21698, 21907.

Number of, 21895.



B, Mr., evidence of, reference to, 21596, 21855
Snfoty Lomps, extent to which used in Ayrshire, 21864.

Shot-firing :

Extent to which practised i!n Ayrshire. 21865.
Person firing shot, 21866.

Spooial Rulos :

Advertisement of, to give opportunity to men of

expressing objeoticxis, views as to, 21831, 22014.
Complaints from miners as to enforcement of,

21987, 21992.
Discussion with men not practised in Ayrshire,

desirability of such discussion, 21659, 21826,

21919, 22014.

Tinbtrinf :

Person setting, men themselves, in Ayrshire,

21662, 21834.

Special men, appointment of, views as to,

21663, 21839, 21996.
Wages, possible effect on, 21845.

Special Rules :
Complaints of miners as to, 21992.
Consultation of men before introduction of,
not practised, 21921.
Supervision of, views as to, 21665, 21996.
Wages, piecework, possible effect on, 21996.

VontiUtion :

Amount, of explosive gas in Ayrshire collieries

21650.
Black damp in Ayrshire collieries, 21652, 21864,
21945, 21960.
Difficulty of dealing with, 21954.
Health of men, effect of on, 21948.
Case of bad ventilation in which analysis of air
had not been made and bottled for produotion
in Court, 21957.

W«gi<:

Firwe&'s, 21655, 21816, 21864, 21868, 21967.

Comparison with colliers, 21870.
Piecework, drawbacks of, and suggestion as to
day wages, 21844, 21996.



PICKERING, Mr. W. H., H.M. Inspectorof Mines,
Yorkshire and Lincoln District. {See questions
33443-34059.)

Aceidontt :

Falls of roof and sides :

Coal-cutting machinery, use of, in relation

to, 33975.
Number of, 33756, 33770, 33971.
Inspection after, by Home Office inspectors :

Importance of, and difficulties as to, in some

(Ustricts, 33600.
Leaving .scene of accident undisturbed until
inspection, 34054.
Investigation :

Coroners' inquests :

Adequacy of, views on this point, 33605,

33821.
Juries, constitution of, 33823.
Notices, inconvenience of present arrange-
ment as to, 33602.
Viewing of bodies, delay caused by, and

desirability of abolition, 33603.
Workmen's inspection of mines, reports
of, use of at, 33804.
Second inquiry under Section 45, more
frequent use of, advocated, 33609.
Cases requiring, 33611, 33823.
Improper refusal of, witness knows of

no instance of, 33614.
Initiation by Secretary of State, views
as to, 33612.
Agiilt or managing director, appointment of managers
and under-managers by, 33579.

Ankylottomiatit, existence of in India, question as to,
34042.

Batbtf facilities for, at pit-head, desirability of, and
extent of provision in Yorkshire, 34023.

CliackwaighMrt, inspection of mines by, on behalf of
men, views as to whether desirable, 33747.



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eotl-cuttine Machinery, use of, effect of, on number of
faUs of roof and sides, 33975.

Commistion, Royal, on Coal Supplitt, difficulty
experienced by in obtaining records and information,
33483.

Discipline :

Manager, qualities of, importance of, in relation

to, 33558.
Punishment by prosecution, more effective than

by fining, 33765.

Factory Act, procedure of, application of, to intro-
duction of Special Rules, views as to, 33592, 33693,
33965.

Fines, advantage of prosecution as compared with :
decrease in practice of fining advocated, 33716,
33769,

General Rules, inclusion in, of many of existing Special
Rules advocated, 33589.

Homes of Miners, baths and washing arrangements in,

34025.
Model village in Yorkshire ; bath-rooms provided,

34032.
One-room houses, question as to, 34028.



Ankylostomiasis, existence of, 34042.
Managers, regulations as to, 33572, 33754, 33873.
Sanitary arrangements, 34040.
Underground communications, 33574.

inspection of Mines by Men :

Extent to which practised, and desirability ot

increase, 33548, 33802, 33809, 33939, 33991.
Object of this inspection, 33738.
Ovmers, reprisals by, improbable, and men not

affected by fear of, 33551, 33740, 33990.
Qualifications of men for making this inspection,

extension of, views as to, 33745, 33984.
Reports :

Copies of, should be forwarded to Home

Office inspector whether danger is reported

or no, 33549, 33555.

Coroners' inquests, use of at, views ad to,

33804.

Responsibility of managers would not be affected

by more frequent inspection, 33941.
Value of this inspection, 33649, 33737, 33937,
33991.

Inspection of Mines by Mines Officials :

Districts, size of, reduction desirable in some

instances, 33541, 33725, 33846.
Duties of firemen, limitation to inspection advo-
cated, 33730, 33733.
Hours of inspection, Special Rule 13 (Yorkshire),

amendment advocated, 33522.
Importance of firemen and manager compared,

33926.
Number of and intervals between inspections,

views as to, 33523, 33533, 33829.
Qualifications of firemen, desirability of practical
experience, certificate of competency, &c.,
33659,33925:
Responsibility of manager for appointment
of competent men, 33931.
Reports of inspection, 33526, 33529, 33535:
Availability for men of next shift advocated,
33536.
Shifts following without interval, consideration
as separate shifts advocated, 33525, 33528.

Inspectors, Home Office :

Adequacy of present inspection, views on this
point and on what constitute adequate
inspection, 33489, 33498, 33629, 33792,
33947, 33950.
Assistant inspectors, additional, appointment
advocated, 33453, 33459, 33468.
Qualifications : Certificate of competency,
class of men, &c., views as to, 33471,
33500, 33507.
Salaries, 33473.

Working miners, appointment as, views
as to, 33510.
Authority of, extent of, 33812, 33889, 33896.
Control of management, powers as to not
always adequa^ 33889.
Chief inspector of a district, appointment of,
views as to, 33464.



PICKERING, Mr. W. H.—cont,
Inspector's Home Office— cofi<.

Clerical work, relief from advocated, 33455^

33676, 33946.
Deputy-chief inspectors, appointment advocated,.
33465.
Number, 33469.

Qualifications of and value of work thai
would be done by, 33636.
Districts :

Re-arrangement advocated, 33460, 33898^

33946.
Size of, York and Lincohi, 33446.
Duties of, 33812.
Manager's responsibility, possible effect on, of

increased inspection, 33489.
Nomination of, 33511.
Number of inspections desirable, views as to^

33796, 33792, 33942.
Number of inspectors, and number advocatedr

33445, 33446, 33469, 33792.
Object, chief, of this insi>ection, 33629.
Qualifications, certificate, class of men, &C.,.
views afi to, 33500, 33519, 33629, 33635, 33645,.
33655, 33668, 33784, 33786, 33810, 33915.
Reports of, value of, but decrease in number of

is desirable, 33484.
Salaries, 33473 :

Increase desirable if best class of man is to
be obtained, 33475, 33673.
Surprise visits, occasional, 34052.
Telephonic communication, suggestion as tOr

33901.
Travelling, reduction of time spent m, under

scheme advocated by Witness, 33900.
Working miners, appointment aa, views as to,
33510.

McLaren Explosion, Inspector's advice as to safety
lamps disregarded previously to, 33906.

Manigers:

Act of Parliament, Rules, &c., incorporation in,.

of rules as to managers in Indian Mines Act

advocated, 33572.
Appointment of manager, under-manager and

officials by agent or managing director of

groups of mines, 33579.
Authority of :

Control by Home Office Inspectors, extent of,.

33817, 33889, 33903.
Limitation of power by owner or agent,.
33570.
Certificate of Competency, stt 8ub-he€ul%nff

Manager's Certificate of Competency.
Duties of, sometimes excessive ; number of mines

under control of one manager, 33559, 33570,

33753, 33862.
Importance of managers, 33558, 33798.
Prosecution of, possibility of, and circumstancee

justifying, 33818, 33893, 33902.
Qualifications of class of men appointed, &o,,

33616, 33618, 33914.
(See also title Manager's Certificate of Compe-
tency.)

Manager's Oertifllcate of Competency, examinatione
for:
Adequacy of present system, views on this point,

33615.
Board of Examination, constitution of, sugges-
tions as to, 33615, 33619, 33621, 33863, 33881.
Local examination, suggestion as to, and as ta
centres for, 33626, 33866:
Examiners should be appointed by Central
Board, 33880.
Marks, system advocated, 33872.
Uniform standard advocated, 33624, 33866,
33868, 33879.

Mines Department of Home Office, constitution of,
advocated, 33477,33585, 33669.
Head official, 33671.

Output, increase in, and probable future increase,
33771.

Qualification of Witness, 33443, 33627, 33653.

Safety Lamps, compulsory introduction of, extent of
power of inspector as to, 33818, 33889, 33902.

Sanitary Conveniences, provision of, views as to, 34038»

Scotland, miners* bouses in, 34028.



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Sptcial RuIm:

Inapection of mine by nuneB offioials. Special

Rule 13 (Yorkshire and lancoln) as to, 33522.
Introduction of :

Arbitration, views as to, 33590, 33690.
Boaid for each district, constitution of
suggestions as to, 33584, 33683, 33716,
33860, 33969, 33967, 34067.
Discussion between owners and men, views

as to, 33709, 33723, 33782, 33956.
Factory Act procedure, application of to,

views as to, 33592, 33693, 33965.
Miners, proposal by, views as to, 33962.
Now mines should automatioallv fall imdor
rules of dittriot to which they belong,
33687.
Owners, proposal of rules by, and advertise-
ment by Home Office, to give opportunities
for objections, 33703, 33961, 33964.
Revision of rules advocated, and inclusion of
many existing rules in General Rules, 33589,



Timbering :

Extent desirable, 33848. 33973.

Inspection, stricter, advocated, 33758, 33781.

Person setting and person supervising, 33759.

33781 33982*
Systematic timbering advocated. 33847. 33972.
Coal-cutting machinery, use of, in relation
to, 33976.
Withdrawal of, carelessness in, as a cause of
accidents, 33760.

UndMr-Managtr :

Appointment of, by manager having control of

several mines, 33559.
Qualification as regards practical experience,

33669.

Undtrground Communicatioiit, regulations as to, in
Indian l^Iines Act, 33574.

Vtntiistion :

Adequate ventilation, clearer definition, views as
to, 33992, 34046.

Wi^drawal of men in event of defective ventila-
tion, 33998, 34060.

WMtpbaliM Mines, standard of ventilation in, 34006



POWELL, Mr. JOHN REE8, General Secretary
of the Monmouthshire and South Wales Colliery
Examiners' Association. (^See qiteations 25377 —
25723.)

Ambulanct. see tiUe Rescue Work.

BoySi emplovment in pit, 25594.
Hours of work, 25595, 25666.
Instructions to butty to accompany young lads

to pit bottom, practice as to, 25669, 25680.
T/)itering about main roads at commencement of

shift, 26377 {par, 9), 25615, 25682.
Number of boys employed, 25677.
Work in which chiefly engaged, 25681.

Coal Minet RtculaUon Act, General Rule 4 as to
inspection of mine by mines ofTioials, amendment
advocated, 25377 (pars, 4 and 6).

Deputy, definition of, 26380, 26720.

Ditcipline :

Boys loitering alx)ut main road at commencement

of shift, 25377 {par. 9), 26516, 26682.
Instruction and encouragement of men and boys
in, 25377 (jMirs. 7 and 8), 25614.
Schools in mining villages, special instruction
of boys in, views as to, 25712.

Dtttt, prevention and removal of, practice as to, 25539.

Examintr and PiraiMiii, definitions of, 26380, 25720.
{See also title Inspection of Mines by Mines Officials )

Foreian Workman, employment of, question as to,
25694.

Hauiafa Roads, rubbish on, clearing away, 25637*
25669.



POWELL, Mr. J, R_cofi<.

Houn of Woric (shifts). 25421, 25437, 25624, 26582,
25595, 25636, 26666, 26672.
Reduction advocated^ 25377 (par. 2), 25409,

26603, 25622.
Repairing shift, 25437.

(See also title Inapection of Mines by Mines
Officials, sub-heaaing Hours of Work.)

Impoction of Minot by Minot OfReials :

Districts, size of, number and width of working
places, 25612, 25049 :
Complaints as to size, reception of, 25558.
Decrease advocated in some instances, 25554 »
25644.
Duties of colliery examiner :

Definition of examiner, firemen and deputy,

25380, 25720.
Other than inspection, 25526, 25544.

Calling away from inspection for, 25446,

25468, 26649.
Limitation and reduction of duties,
advocated, 25377 (par. 2), 26543,
25647.
Relieving examiner or deputy to make
third examination, suggestion as to,
25462, 25455.
Hours of work of collieiy examiners, 26405,
26407, 25449, 25457, 25467, 26524, 25561,
25613, 25635.
Adequacy of, for inspection, 26407.
Reduction advocated, 25377 {par. 2), 25409,

26622.
Times of inspection, 25457, 26469, 25636.
Importance of colliery examiners, 25704.
Man to accompany colliery examiner when mine
is otherwise empty, suggestion as to, 25377
{pars. 4 and 5).
Number of coUiery examiners, 25412.
Number of inspections desirable, 26377 (par. 4),

25445, 26535, 25560.
Qualifications of colliery examiners, class of man
selected, desirability of certificate, &c.,
25377 (par. 5), 25477, 26628,
Age of colliery examiners, 25629.
Record of second inspection, suggestion as to,

25445, 25562.
Safety lamps used by colliery examiners, sugges-
tions as to, 25377 (par. 4), 25441, 25534.
Systems of examination, 25457, 25647.
Wages of colliery examiners, 25572 :
Comparison with colliers*, 25631.

Mathod of Working in mines where Witness is
employed, 25646 :
Ripping, extent of, 25662.

Monmotttlisbiro and South Walaa Mliary Cxaminart*
Association :

Evidence of Witness representative of, 26627.
Nature of the Association, 25379,

Qualification of Wttntss, 26378.

Rescue Work and Appliances :

Apparatus to be kept at every colliery, in firemen's
chest or at lamp station, sugflc^stion as to, 25377
{pars. 10 and 11), 25521, 25564.

Station, central, advocated, 26377 (par. 10), 26521.

Training of men in, advocated, 25377 (pars. 10
and 11).

$cliools. Elementary, in mining districts, instruction
of boys in, in matters concerning safety in mining,
advocated, 25712.

Shot-firinf , 25416 :

Between shifts advocated, 25377 (par. 3), 26417,

26422, 25425.
Permission from manager, 26431.
Time for, 25421, 25432.

Special Rules :

Advertisement of, by Home Office to give men
opportunity of objecting, views as to, 25492,
25708, 25710.
Amendment of Monmouthshire and Forest of
Dean Special Rules, suggestion as to, 26377
(pars. 4 and 6).
Discussion by Board representing all classes
working in mines, suggestion as to, 26377
{par. 6), 26485, 25702.
Suggestion of rule by owners, veto by Board,
question as to, 26490, 25496, 26499.



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Supply of copies to men, 25377 (par. 7), 25506.
Prizes and certificates for workmen for knowledge
of, suggestion as to, 25377 {par. 7), 25508.

Timbering :

Act of Parliament : Coal Mines Regulation Act,

General Rules, 25377 (par. 1), 25388.
Duties and responsibilities of. firemen in relation

to, 25377 (par. 2), 25544, 25547.
Lids, supply of, advocated, 25392.
Method of setting, advocated, 25377 (par. 1).
Supply of, suggestion as to, 25377 (par. 1), 25392.
Withdrawal of :

Method advocated, 253^)8.
Special men, appointment of, for, views as
to, 25403.

Ventilation :

Duties of colliery examiners in relation to, 25544.

Dilution of gas when found in small quanti-
ties, 25460, 25605.

Report on all gas found in mine, 25611.
Sudden accumulation of gas, 25640.

RICHARDS, Mr. THOMAS, M.P., General
Secretary, South Wales Miners' Federation.
(^See questions 19621—20216.)

Abertynwg Explosion :

Enquiry under Section 45, demand for, 10802,
19805.

Aceidonts: Investigation:
Coroners* inquests :

Inadequacy of, views sa to, 19621 (par. 15),

19783, 19976, 20210.
Second enquiry under Section 45 of Coal Mines

Regulation Act, desirability of, 19621

{par. 15), 19781, 19799, 19976, 20079,

20211.
Cases proving necessity for, 19801.
Constitucion ot court, method of procedure,

&c., 19978.
Home Office, powers of, as to, insufficiently

used, 20081.
Suspension of manager^s certificate, powers

as to, advocated, 19789, 20214.

Ankylostomiasis :

Sanitary conveniences, provision of, views as to,

19794.
South Wales and Monmouthshire, no cases in,

19621 (par. 16).

Baths, provision at pit-head, views as to, 20181.

Cliocfcweif bore :

Danger undergroimd, information as to, given by,

20192.
Attitude of owners or managers as to this

or other actions as men*s representative,

20198.
Inspection of mines by, on behalf of men, views
• as to whether desirable, 19903, 20040.
Qualifications: former regulation as to employ-
ment in same mine, 20111.
Shelters erected for, in Welsh collieries, 20187.

Coal Minos Rogulatlon Act, 1887 :

Section 16, Sub-section (6), as to sinking of shaft,

amendment of, views as to, 20176.
Section 49:

General Rules 16 and 24, as to haulaire.

19725. ^^

General Bule 38, amendment of, suggestion

as to, 19621 (par. 2), 19671, 20106.
General Rule 39, as to employment of
experienced workmen at the face, 20160.

Commission, Royal, 1886:

Permanent investigation department advocated,

19749.
Safety lamps, consideration of, 19749, 20078.

Dopntios, see title Inspection of Mines by Mines
Officials.

Disdiiiino :

Fines, su that titU.

Suspension for breaches of, not advocated, 19821.



RICHARDS, Mr. T., M.P.— con/.
Dust:

Screening-plant, dust from, prevention from
going down downcast shaft :

Provision for, extent of, 19621 {par. 10).

Removal of screens to distance from crafts,
19746, 20072.

Elba Explosion, Coroner's inquest, 19787.

Exporlmonts, suggestions as to :
Dust, 19621 (par. 10).
Rescue work and appliances, 19776, 19778.

Explosions :

Carelessness on part of men causing: measures

taken to instruct men, 19969.
Safety of men in event of, measures taken to
secure, 19974.
{See also titlea of Explosions.)

Finos:

Advantages of fining and prosecution compared,
19621 (par, 5), 19693, 19817, 19820, 19924,
20021, 20026.

Discipline, effect on, 20023.

Disposal of, method of, 19825.

Extent to which inflicted and class of offence
punished by, 20019, 20025.

Measures taken to secure justice, 19919.

Truck Act in relation to, 19920.

Firs men, see tide Inspection of Mines by Mines
Officials.

Foroif n Worlcmon, employment of :
Objection to, 20165.
Welsh mines, question as to, 20163.

Franco :

Fines, disposal of, 19826.

Inspection of mines by men, cost defrayed by
Treasury, 19892.

Qonwon Explosion :

Coroner*s inquest, prosecution of manager subse-
quently to, &c., 19787, 20097.

Haulago Aceidonts :



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