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Conservative politician. Served as President of the Board of Trade 1951-1957 but resigned after a year as Chancellor of the Exchequer 1957-1958. Later held office as Minister of Aviation 1960-1962, Minister/Secretary of State for Defence 1962-1965, and Chairman of the Conservative Party 1975-1981.

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