Minister Griscom to the Secretary of State.
Tokyo, January 9, 1905.
Sir: I have the honor to confirm my telegram of the 7th instant, reporting the raising of the Liaotung Peninsula blockade. * * *
I have also the honor to inclose herewith a copy of Baron Komura’s note of the 7th informing me that the blockade is terminated and transmitting a copy of Admiral Togo’s announcement of the fact.
I have, etc.,