Biography on S. Lester before 1929 posting to Geneva.
Inauguration of the Academic Society of the Irish Students of the University at Fribourg, Switzerland: S. Lester, Irish delegate to the League of Nations at Geneva, attended this celebration on behalf of the Minister for External Affairs and made a speech; two photographs of the members.
Proposal to form an Irish Society in Geneva.
Extract from the "Daily Herald" on J. Simon's defeat in the League of Nations Committee of Nineteen regarding the Sino-Japanese conflict and the question of Japanese evacuation to be completed; S. Lester suggested the League of Nations Assembly had to decide when the moment had come for the Japanese evacuation to be completed.
Extract from the "Journal des Nations": Anglo-Irish tariff walls dispute; wasn't this economic dispute a pretext for separating the Irish Free State from Great-Britain and creating an independent Irish Republic, what was E. de Valera's wish?
Extract from the "Journal de Genève" on the Manchurian conflict.
Extract from the "Irish Press" on the dispute between Peru and Colombia regarding the border town of Leticia.
The Peruvian Government explained the unjustified cession of Tarapaca and Leticia to Colombia and protested to Brazil against the alleged use by Colombia of Brazilian waters for war-like operations.