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ALAN Watkins (22 March) states that no Labour chancel- lor ever became prime minister. He has forgotten James Callaghan. He was Chancellor from 1964-67 and Prime Minister from 1976-79.
Julian B Roland
THE barber joke that Will Buckley attributes to Kingsley Amis (Section 2, 22 March) dates back to Tudor times and can be found in Joe Miller's Joke Book. One would expect a professional critic to know this.
IF, AS David Lister says ("All talk and cheap gestures", 22 March), it is the desire of people in this country "to see the arts relieved of perpetual financial crisis", then why shouldn't they pay for it direct, rather than through taxation?
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