East Africa and Rhodesia Newspaper of May 05,1955, Issue No. 1595

Volume Ref: EAR_1955_M036816

  • The election manifestos of the conservative and labor parties both refer to the commonwealth and empire. The Conservative statement entitled ”United for peace and Progress”, stresses the party’s belief in the principle of racial partnership and pledges it to work to raise the living standards of Colonial people and to guide them along the road to self-government. Conservative Commonwealth policy is thus enunciated.