The Secretary of State to Minister Conger.
Washington, October 12, 1904.
Sir: I inclose herewith, for your information, a copy of a note from the German ambassador at this capital, suggesting that steps be taken to secure the postponement for a few months of the date on which the new Chinese tracle-marks regulations are to go into effect.
A copy of my note in reply is also inclosed.
I am, sir, etc.,