493.11 Shelton, Dr. A. L.: Telegram

The Minister in China (Schurman) to the Secretary of State

96. Legation’s 85, March 7, noon.28 On 10th I again addressed Foreign Office stating receipt of confirmation of murder which now appeared indubitable. I renewed request use every effort apprehend and try guilty parties speediest possible manner, also requested in view of deep concern American Government I receive earliest possible statement of steps taken by Chinese Government.

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