Mr. Porter to Mr. Hay.

No. 687.]

Sir: Your two cables concerning our attitude in China were received on the 2d2 and 4th3 (dated 2d and 3d) instant and communicated without delay to the minister of foreign affairs, who appreciates these communications and is thankful for being kept informed of our intentions.

I have the honor to be, etc.,

Horace Porter.
  1. Printed, ante.
  2. Printed, p. 299.