Note.—The following subjects should be read in connection with the instructions given April 13, 1909, by the Secretary of State to the commissioners appointed by the President to investigate Liberian conditions, to be found at page 705 of the 1910 volume of Foreign Relations; also in connection with the report of the commissioners, and that of the Secretary of State transmitting it to the President, which are printed in Senate Document 457, Sixty-first Congress, second session.