§ Mr. MACMILLAN
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs how many persons are employed in the British Legation at Peking; and what is the aggregate amount of their salaries?718W
§ Mr. EDEN
Including His Majesty's Minister, the diplomatic and commercial diplomatic staff of the Legation at Peking numbers eight and there is a subordinate staff of 21. In addition, a Consul and three Vice-Consuls are attached to the Legation. The aggregate emoluments of the above staff amount to £23,572. This list does not include naval and military attaches, who are paid by the Admiralty and War Office, respectively.