Mr. Adee to Mr. Conger, through Consul-General at Shanghai.


(Mr. Adee states that armistice has been asked by Chinese Government, through Li Hung Chang, to which reply has been made that Mr. Conger must first be delivered to relief column at Pekin. The relief column captured Ho-si-wu on August 8, and is supposed now to be near Tung-Chow. Courage.)