*Letter from the Foreign Office at Simla to C E-S

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relating to his complaint at having been appointed to the charge of the Hyderabad Residency,

instead of to Officiate as Resident. The writer states that Lord Lytton [the Viceroy] was strongly opposed to C E-S being appointed to officiate as Resident and is of the opinion that no good would come of the question being re-opened.