File No. 893.51/1757
Minister Reinsch to the Secretary of State
Peking, February 13, 1917.
Sir: I have the honor to transmit for your information copies of a report submitted to the Cabinet by the managing director of the Bank of Communications, advising the former of the conclusion of the Japanese loan, as published in the Peking Gazette of February 6, 1917. A translation of the loan agreement itself (as corrected herewith by the Chinese Secretariat of the Legation) is included in the report.
I have [etc.]