Mr. Bingham to Mr. Fish.
Yokohama , January 12, 1874. (Received February 21.)
Sir: I have the honor to transmit herewith a copy of the speech of felicitation addressed to the Tenno by the diplomatic body, through their dean, Sir Harry S. Parkes, at the audience granted them by His Majesty on New Year’s day, and also a copy of the Tenno’s reply.
I am, &c.,