The Minister in China (Reinsch) to the Acting Secretary of State
[Received April 21.]
Sir: I have the honor to enclose copies of a memorandum of a conversation between the Minister of Communications and Mr. C. L. L. Williams. When my reply, dated February 25th,22 to the note in which the Chinese Government attempted to make reservations concerning the Chinese-Eastern Railway had been handed to the Acting Minister, I immediately sent Mr. Williams to talk over the matter with the Minister of Communications. The results of his conversation are given in the enclosed memorandum.
The important matter is—Mr. Tsao Ju-lin accepted the note of February 25th as final.
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