File No. 704.9312/11.

The Secretary of State to the American Consul at Ensenada.

No. 9.]

Sir: The Department has received your dispatch No. 11 of June 27, 1911,1 requesting a copy of the instruction to your predecessor, Mr. George B. Schmucker, authorizing him to look after the interests of Chinese subjects in the consular district of Ensenada.

The Department does not appear to have sent specific instructions on this subject, but at the request of the Chinese minister at this capital all consular officers in Mexico are desired to render such assistance as may be possible to Chinese subjects in Mexico.

I am, etc.,

Mr. Knox
Alvey A. Adee.
  1. Not printed.