Sub-file SZ/SE/1/1 consists of seven sub-sub-files, one for each year, in which correspondence, notes, agenda and minutes of meetings of the Council of Management and Editorial Board of the Journal of Endocrinology, are intermingled.
Sub-file SZ/SE/1/6 consists of a large bundle of correspondence relating to the acquisition of the Journal by the Society for Endocrinology and the legalities involved in changing the company's Articles of Association. By this time the company is known as The Journal of Endocrinology Ltd. See also File SZ/RS/9/3, which discusses the printing of scientific journals and makes some specific refrences to the Journal of Endocrinology.
File SZ/SE/3 Correspondence, 1938-1992 ,contains files of correspondence with: Professor C.E. Dodds, 1938-1945; Dr S.J. Folley, 1946-1952; Professor C.H. Gray, 1951-53; Professor C.R. Harington, 1938-1940; Professor G.F. Marrian, 1939, 1956; Dr A.S. Parkes, 1941-1951; Mr P.C. Williams, 1939-1948; and Dr F.G. Young, 1938-1943. There is also a file of Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1939-1983.
There is considerable overlap between files SZ/SE/4 and SZ/SE/5. Sub-file SZ/SE/4/4 and SZ/SE/5/1 relate to the Symposium on the Anterior Pituitary, 12 December 1946, Sub-files SZ/SE/4/6 and SZ/SE/5/2 to the Symposium on the Adrenal Cortex, 28 March 1947, Sub-files SZ/SE/4/8, and SZ/SE/5/3 to the Symposium on the Assay of Urinary Steroids, 28 June 1947, and Sub-file SZ/SE/5/4 to the Symposium on Neuro-hormonal Mechanisms, 5 January 1949, 1948-49. Sub-file SZ/SE/4/1 comprises two sub-sub-files of correspondence.
The Proceedings were published in the Journal of Endocrinology and there is also considerable overlap between Sub-file SZ/SE/4/1 and the files relating to the Journal (File SZ/SE/1). In Sub-file SZ/SE/4/1there is correspondence concerning a suggestion, made in 1948, that Solly Zuckerman might take on the Editorship of the Journal.