Salisbury, North Carolina Vice and Deputy Consul General, Canton, 1913-1914, Chefoo. 1914-1915; Consul, Antung, 1915-1919, Nanking, 1919-1927. First Secy, of Legation, Peking (charge Chinese Secretariat), 1927-1928.
In charge, American Official Mission which rescued American and European captives from Lincheng bandits, 1923. Charge, evacuation of Nanking American colony during anti-foreign attack, 1927. United States Consul General, London, England.