File No. 893.773/32.
Consul Pontius to the Secretary of State .
Newchwang , November 28, 1914 .
Sir: For the information of the Department, I have the honor to transmit herewith copy of my No. 44, of even date, reporting further to the Legation at Peking concerning the question of rate discrimination in connection with the reduction instituted by the South Manchuria Railway covering railway freights on foreign importations.
I have [etc.]