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Publications (Typography)

Volume 463: debated on Tuesday 29 March 1949

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asked the President of the Board of Trade if he will introduce legislation enabling regulations to be made for the publishing trade to prevent the use of type which causes undue eyestrain; and, in particular, to cause publishers of novelettes for adolescents to use easily legible type.

I do not think that this is a matter which could be dealt with satisfactorily by statute.