Mr. Thomas to Mr. Hay.
Stockholm, April 30, 1904.
Sir: Referring to former correspondence on the neutrality of Sweden and Norway during the Russo-Japanese war, I have now the honor to inclose herewith a printed copy, furnished me by the Royal foreign office, in the French language, of the rules of neutrality for Sweden and Norway, proclaimed this day by Royal ordinance.
These rules take effect at once.
I have, etc.,