Mr. Choate to Mr. Hay.
London, October 15, 1904.
Sir: * * * I have the honor to inclose the following documents, viz:
(1) The King’s proclamation of neutrality issued on February 11 last.a (2) Copy of a letter dated February 11 last, addressed to the principal departments of His Majesty’s Government, informing them of His Majesty’s resolution to maintain neutrality.b
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I am, sir, etc.,