File No. 893.51/1311.
The American Ambassador to France to the Secretary of State.
Paris , February 14, 1913 .
Sir: Referring to the Department’s telegram of the 10th instant, 6 p.m., containing, for immediate delivery to the French Government the text of an aide mémoire relative to the appointment of foreign advisers to the Chinese Government in connection with the proposed international loan, I have the honor to inclose herewith a copy of the reply from the Foreign Office.
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