Dáil Éireann - Volume 209 - 28 April, 1964
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Value of Pound.
Mr. N. Lemass Mr. N. Lemass
4. Mr. N. Lemass asked the Taoiseach the value of the pound to-day as compared with 1923.
Parliamentary Secretary to the Taoiseach (Mr. J. Brennan) Joseph Brennan
Parliamentary Secretary to the Taoiseach (Mr. J. Brennan): It is estimated on the basis of the retail price index numbers that at mid-Feburary, 1964, the latest date for which the index has been computed, £1 would purchase the same quantum of goods and services at retail prices as would 7s. Od. in the year 1923.
Dáil Éireann 209 Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. Value of Pound.