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File 10/5 I Saudi Arabia: Hasa Oil Concession; visit of Major Holmes to Saudi Arabia; Kuwait blockade. [‎67r] (162/496)

The record is made up of 1 volume (245 folios). It was created in 15 Mar 1932-9 Jan 1935. It was written in English. The original is part of the British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers.

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—14— K r 1
whicb may be established by the [email protected])cting Company in
connection with this project after giving advice to the
liorernment to this effect, fhe Company will also hare the
right to establish other complies and preparations of se id
n ture if it uppetrs to the Company that they are necessary
for the purpose of carrying out the affairs of this project,
^s soon as the companies and other establishments newly
established become entitled to part of the rights end under
takings provided for in this agreement or for all of them,
they ahall also become bound by the conditions and provisions
of this agreement. In case the company newly established
issues shires lor public Bale, the inhabitants of the Ba'udi
Arab Kingdom should be allowed a reasonable time for the
purpose of subscribing (under the same conditions offered to
others) with 20/. at least of the amount of the shares which
will be offered for sale.
^icle 30,,, It is understood that periods referred to in
this agreement shall be calculated nr, ♦v,* k «
cdj-cuiatea on the basis of the solar
calender.
Ar1aCle 53 -- The d8te on whl ch this agreement shall be
considered as coming into force shall be the date of its
publication in the Sa'udi Arab country after its ratification
by the Company*
Article 3^ in order to avoid the occurrence of
*isunderstanding it should be clearly understood that the
Company or a ny person belonging to or in relation with it
.0 ^ .. 1K . rfer . ... tae ^
w religious affairs of the Sa'udi Arab Kingdom.
~" ,1 • - " U ls
■i*** in ;r . bl . u , toll le llaMe ratIfloatlon
ty tie principals „ r tl . e ^
bator. it becomes op.ratlye. After sl OT l ne th. t,o oopl es
oi this agreement in Sa'udi Artbi~ the
Arabia the signed copies should
be forwarded in a registered cover to the >,. .
the headquarters of the
Company at San Francisco v .
00 Ca lifornia) who ehould send a
a .gr™ ta tha aarermant .ItWn ri f t. e „ d „, „ , .

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The volume contains correspondence between the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs in London, the Political Resident A senior ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul General) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Residency. in Bushire and the Political Agent A mid-ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Agency. in Bahrain on the Hasa oil concession in Saudi Arabia, the negotiations of the Standard Oil Company of California for the oil concession in Hasa and the visit of Major Frank Holmes to Riyadh to meet Ibn Saud.

The volume includes correspondence on the Saudi blockade against Kuwait, two copies of the Hasa oil agreement between the Standard Oil Company of California and the Saudi Arab Kingdom (folios 52-68 and 87-102) and correspondence on the application of the Standard Oil Company of California for permission to fly from Basra to Bahrain, which encountered resistence of the Political Resident A senior ranking political representative (equivalent to a Consul General) from the diplomatic corps of the Government of India or one of its subordinate provincial governments, in charge of a Political Residency. in Bushire, against the presence of American companies in Bahrain (folios 121-123 and following).

There is an index at the end of the volume (folios 212-223).

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1 volume (245 folios)
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The documents in the volume are arranged in chronological order. There is an index at the end of the volume (folio 212-223). The index is arranged chronologically and refers to documents within the volume; it gives brief description of the correspondence with a reference number, which refers back to that correspondence in the volume.

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The foliation is written in pencil in the top right corner (between 44-82 the numbering can be found at the top centre of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. ). The numbering begins on the first page of text which follows 4 blank pages and terminates on the 5th folio from the back; at the rear of the volume there are 4 blank pages. Foliation errors: 1a, 1b, 1c, 1d and 1e; 29, 29a and 29b; 137A and 137B; 159A and 159B; 169A and 169B; 171A and 171B; 179A and 179B.

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