includes letters from:-
James Williamson, Tientsin - encouraging preaching visit to northern Shantung [Shandong]
Joseph Edkins, Peking [Beijing] - Jews from Kai feng fu sending sons to LMS Peking school
Jonathan Lees, Tientsin [Tianjin] - details of his tour to 4 provinces; paper 'Some observations upon work of Protestant Missions in Rural Districts of China'
Alexander Williamson, Chefoo [Yantai] - great oportunities at Chefoo compared to villages
Dr John Dudgeon, Peking - (copy of letter to Dr William Lockhart): infanticide; imprudence re buildings, church discipline