Beneath all of Mr Scullin's somewhat nebulous schemes for running an amateur banking business is the necessary assumption that the people would be willing to trust their savings to politicians such as himself and Mr Theodore rather than to experienced professional bankers.
I think myself, if given the chance, I could run a bank with credit, For, since I have given this scheme a glance, I have thought, the more I need it. That the task of doing the thing with swank Is pie to the veriest noodle. Could he master the art of running a bank That didn't have any boodle.
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