Minister Griscom to the Secretary of State.
Tokyo , March 13, 1905 .
Sir: Referring to the Department’s No. 84 of November 4, and to my No. 167 of January 12, 1905, in regard to the destruction of sea fowl on the Midway and other American islands, I have the honor to transmit inclosed herewith a copy of a translation of a note received on the 21st ultimo from the minister of foreign affairs, giving further assurances of the efforts of the Japanese Government to stop these depredations.
I have, etc.,