Thursday, 29 November 1888.
HOUSE OF COMMONS.
FRIDAY, November 28.
THE NEW COMMISSIONER OF POLICE.
Mr. GRAHAM asked whether it was true that Sir H. Blake, the rejected of Queensland, had been appointed Chief Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police.
Mr. W. H. SMITH. - I am sure the hon. member must be aware of the utter absurdity of his question.
SIR W. LAWSON. - Is it true that Mr. Monro has been appointed?
Mr. W. H. SMITH. - It is true.