Accident to President Roosevelt.

Telegram from the minister for foreign affairs of Japan to the Japanese Minister to the United States, left by Count Mutsu, secretary of Japanese legation, at the Department of State, September 6, 1902.

His Majesty, the Emperor, commands you to convey to the President his sincere congratulations for the fortunate escape of the President from the consequences of the accident which might have proved very serious, and also to express His Majesty’s wishes for the continual health and welfare of the President.

[725] Mr. Adee to Mr. Takahira.