Mr. Denby, chargé, to Mr. Olney.
Peking, July 22, 1896. (Received September 4.)
Sir: I have the honor to inclose herewith a copy of the receipt given by J. R. Goddard, treasurer of the American Baptist Missionary Union, for 14,305 taels, paid by the Chinese Government, through the Shanghai taotai, for said mission’s losses in Szechuan.
I have, etc.,
Chargé d’Affaires ad interim.