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1919 The Ministry of Transport was formed.
1925 Announced that Mr. Harry Booth was retiring from the office of Electricity Commissioner on January 24th, after completing over forty years in the public service. The Minister of Transport consented to his services being retained by the Electricity Commissioners in a consultative capacity for a period of twelve months.