Hong Kong and Shanghai Accounts

Archive Unit

Scope and Content

Box 1: 2 copies for Hong Kong and Shanghai. Hong Kong Accounts balances sheets for 1936; 1937 and 1938 for expenditures - salaries, property repairs and earnings; Shanghai Profit and loss accounts, including the costs of the compradore reorganisation scheme

House accounts generally cover: Profit and Loss accounts; Comparitive Statement of Disbursements; Analysis of Salaries; Statement of Leave expenses; Statement of Foreign Staff War bonuses; Statement of Cashier's Dept. expenses; Schedule of Repairs and Renewals; Statement of Medical Expenses; Motor Car expenses (for Ford 11378 and Ford 6273); Analysis of Interest Accounts; Departmental Summary of Working

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