File No. 312.93/48.
The American Chargé d’Affaires at Peking to the Secretary of State.
Peking, September 10, 1913.
Sir: I have the honor to enclose copy in translation of a note dated the 9th instant from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, informing the Legation that the Chinese Chargé d’Affaires at Washington has been instructed to express the appreciation of the Chinese [Page 920]Government for the protection afforded by the American consular representatives in Mexico to Chinese residents.
I have [etc]