File No. 1518/133–134.
Chargé Fletcher to the Secretary of State.
Peking, March 31, 1908.
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.,