File No. 1518/133–134.
Chargé Fletcher to
the Secretary of State.
Sir: In continuation of my No. 823 of January
24, last, I have the honor to inclose translation of an Imperial edict,
dated the 15th instant, appointing Pao-hsi and Shen Yiin-p’ei to assist
in the organization of the deliberative assembly.
I have, etc.,
[From Cheng Chin Kuan Pao, Mar. 16,
Let Pao-hsi and Shen Yiin-p’ei assist in the organization of the
(Note.—The complete list of the officials
appointed to organize the deliberative assembly is as follows:
- By the edict of September 20, 1907: Prince P’u-lun, Sun
- By the edict of January 22, 1908: Ching-hsing, Yu
Lien-san, Ting Chen-to, Lu Yuan-t’ing, Ts’ao
- By the edict of March 15, 1908: Pao-hsi, Shen