Mr. Rockhill to the Secretary of State.
Peking, China, May 14, 1906.
Sir: I have the honor to confirm your cipher telegram received April 29.a
I have drawn up a form following closely the British bond and sent it to Mr. Moir, the American delegate on the bankers’ commission in Shanghai. I have asked him to make the necessary calculations and have the form printed as soon as possible. When received I will forward it to the department for approval and verification of the figures.
I am, etc.,