• Dr. W. D. Matthew has been in China with the C. A. E. during the year. On his return trip he investigated Java fossil localities. Mr. Walter Granger and Mr. George Olsen continued work in China. 15 boxes of fossils were collected in 1925 and prepared in Peking. Mr. Albert Thomson spent 4 months in Nebraska securing additional material from the Snake Creek beds. Mr. Childs Frick continued explorations in the Late Tertiary of California and New Mexico. The field party was in charge of Joseph Rak. Operations were carried on during the winter months in the Miocene deposits near Barstow, CA. In the spring he resumed work in the area lying to the north of Santa Fe, NM. A total of 53 boxes from both quarries were shipped to the museum.