House Accounts Letters

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File 1 :House Accounts Letters

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Covers staff expenses and 'pocket money'; Charter hire; lost 'burnt records'

WH Lock's and 'Matthews'' tombstones in Basra; cost of living; House accounts; Chinese seamen in India; staff acceptable expenses; cost of living indices

Chinese staff not coming to work due to shelling; Taikoo dockyard accounts; repatriation of staff (W Buchanan); Interned staff; Headed paper Sylvia Court Hotel, English Bay, Vancouver

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