Correspondence on the political situation, divided into the following sections: British Consular Service; China; Europe; New Territories; Japanese Trade Agreement; and French Indo-China. The correspondents include B.D.F. Beith, D.G.M. Bernard, A. Davidson, D.C. Edmonston, J. Feely, R.C. Howe, H.I. Irmine, J.H. Keswick, W.J. Keswick, A.E. Lamble, Ian Morrison, G.S. Moss, D.L. Newbigging, R.A.C. North, Sir G.A.S. Northcote, J.J. Paterson, F.A. Pollock, Nigel Ronald and A. Urquhart. There are also related documents, including newscuttings, printed articles on the war with Germany, and the typescript 'Japan in China and the effect on Jardines. The alternative course for us'. The folder is numbered 19, and labelled 'Corres:- Political General'.