Hawthorn, John Beilby, d 1918 (accountant)
John Beilby Hawthorn joined Jardine, Matheson & Co. Ltd in 1947 and was employed as an accountant in the Book Office at Hong Kong and Shanghai.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Telephone conversations between Hong Kong and Shanghai, 1950-1951
Summaries of telephone conversations between Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong, and Jardine Matheson, Shanghai. The main subject is trade in a wide range of commodities, including the involvement of the company's subsidiaries Ewo Breweries Ltd, Ewo Cotton Mills, Jardine Engineering Corporation Ltd and Shanghai & Hongkong Wharf Co. Ltd. Index entries for many of the staff and companies featured in the conversations are given below.