Issue 37 (1940) has been wrongly bound in lieu of issue 37 (1941). The missing issue 37 (1941) and other missing pages 981-1004 are digitised from another copy and inserted at the end of the main run. Issues 6, 9 and 20 have supplements 6bis, 9bis and 20bis. Some of the topics covered are: organization of the government of Free France and creation of a Council for the Defense of the Empire; several orders and communications from General Charles de Gaulle, head of Free France, regarding the war efforts and developments; notification of the Customs Union Agreement between the French Settlements in India and British India (in both French and English versions); ban on the sale and circulation of maps and plans of French and British India; budgets and accounts; salaries, allowances, promotions of government personnel; a few decisions relating to education; several decisions of the Council of Administrative Litigation; instructions for the conduct of census operations in French India and the census figures; rules and regulations of the public library in Pondicherry; reorganization of the public forces (forces publiques) in French India and setting-up of a commission to organise passive defense; ban on the import/export of various goods including rice and paddy; regulations relating to accidents during work; competitions for government jobs; nominations, transfers, leaves, etc; approvals for the formation of various local associations; prices of salt, arrack and other indigenous liquors; various taxes on houses, vehicles, liquors, etc. and temporary suspension of levies on some products.
1 volume containing 52 issues, 3 supplement issues and indices; 1276 pages. Dimensions: 25 x 17 cm.