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at peace with Germany. A motion was adopted proposing to
London Times, August 25, 1919. 2 COSTA RICA. United States Senate adopted resolution (S. Res.
105) asking President Wilson whether Nicaragua has been permitted to invade Costa Rica and why Costa Rica was not allowed to sign Peace Treaty. Secretary Lansing explained to the Senate why Tinoco was ignored. Congressional Record,
August 2, 1919. 2 MEXICO—UNITED STATES. Protest sent to Mexico relative to
cancellation of concessions. New York Times, August 3, 1919. 6 GERMANY — DENMARK. Denmark formally recognized Ebert
Government. London Times, August 7, 1919. 6 INTERNATIONAL LABOR CONFERENCE. United States Senate passed
a resolution authorizing President to call a general International Labor Conference. Congressional Record, August 6,
1919. 6 PORTUGAL. Senhor Antonio Jose de Almeida was elected presi
dent of Portugal. London Times, August 8, 1919. 6 CHINA-JAPAN. President Wilson issued statement regarding
Viscount Uchida's reference to agreement of 1915 between
8 TURKEY—GREECE. Turks have proclaimed “holy war" against
Greeks landed at Panderma. New York Times, August 9, 1919. 8 SPAIN—KINGDOM OF SERBS, CROATS AND SLOVENES. Spain for
mally recognized Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes.
London Times, August 11, 1919. 8 GERMANY-UNITED STATES. Announced that German potash may
now be imported into the United States. London Times, Au
gust 8, 1919. 8 INDIA—AFGHANISTAN. Peace signed at 11 a.m. This war began
May 2d, when Afghan troops crossed the Indian border near
Kuyber. London Times, August 9, 1919. 9 GREAT BRITAIN-PERSIA. Two treaties signed—one political, the
other defining the terms of a loan to be made to Persia by Great Britain. Texts: London Times, August 16, 1919. See
editorial in this JOURNAL, p. 749. 11 GERMANY–POLAND. Negotiations begun in Berlin between rep
resentatives of the German and Polish Governments with regard to transfer from Germany to Poland of territories specified in
Peace Treaty. London Times, August 13, 1919. 11 JAPAN—GREAT BRITAIN. Secretary Lansing announced that
at the time of the Sino-American negotiations, Viscount Ishii concealed British-Japanese pact. New York Times, August
12, 1919. 12 AUSTRIAN REPUBLIC. Announced that the Inter-Allied Supreme
Council had decided to recognize the new Austria as the “Aus
trian Republic.” London Times, August 13, 1919. 13 UNITED STATES—GREAT BRITAIN. Viscount Grey of Fallodon
appointed special Ambassador to the United States. London
Times, August 14, 1919. 13 Costa Rica. President Tinoco fled from Costa Rica. Juan Bau
tiste Quiros seized government. New York Times, August 14, 1919; London Times, August 15, 1919. On August 20th Costa Rica was informed that United States would recognize no government unless elected by people under the Costa Rican
constitution. Washington Post, August 21, 1919. 13 Russia. Announced that United States will send arms to Kol
chak. New York Times, August 14, 1919. 14 UKRAINIA-POLAND. Note presented to British Foreign Office
by Ukrainian Mission protesting against outrages alleged to have been committed by Poles in Galicia, Kholm district and Volhynia, and asking that a commission of inquiry be ap
pointed. London Times, August 14, 1919. 15 FINLAND-ESTHONIA. Announced Finland has recognized the
independence of Esthonia. London Times, August 15, 1919. 15 JAPAN–RUSSIA. Announced that Japan will inform Admiral
Kolchak that she is unable to accede to his request to send several divisions against the Bolshevists. London Times, Au
gust 16, 1919. 16 Death of Dr. Thomas Joseph Lawrence, an eminent authority on
international law. Dr. Lawrence was born April 23, 1849, was educated at Cambridge and was the first Whewell scholar to be appointed. He was ordained a priest of the Anglican Church in 1874. His Principles of International Law passed through six editions and his Handbook of Public International Law through ten. Among his other books may be mentioned Essays on Some Disputed Questions in International Law, War and Neutrality in the Far East, and Documents Illustrative of International Law. He was a member of the Institut de Droit International, and was professor of international law at the University of Cambridge 1883-85, and at the University of
Chicago 1892-93. London Times, August 18, 1919. 16 KINGDOM OF SERBS, CROATS, SLOVENES. New cabinet announced.
Personnel : London Times, August 18, 1919. 17 GREAT BRITAIN-MEXICO. Announced that Mexico had ordered
Mr. H. A. Cummins, British chargé, to leave Mexico. London
Times, August 18, 1919. 19 UNITED STATES-FRANCE. Senate Judiciary Committee holds
treaty with France not in violation of Constitution. New York
Times, August 20, 1919. 21 GERMANY–POLAND. Resolution adopted by conference between
two governments. Text: London Times, August 22, 1919. 21 BULGARIA. Peace Treaty signed at Quai d'Orsay. New York
Times, September 20, 1919. 21 FINLAND UNITED STATES. A. H. Saastamoingen, first Minister
from Finland to United States, presents credentials. New York Times, August 22, 1919.
21 UKRAINIA—ROUMANIA. Agreements signed allowing Ukrainia
to transport munitions across Roumania. New York Herald,
August 22, 1919. 22 GERMANY. Friedrich Ebert took oath of office as Imperial Presi
dent. New York Times, August 23, 1919. 23 UNITED STATES—CANADA. Treaty signed providing for protec
tion of fish in the Pacific coastal and boundary waters. London
Times, August 25, 1919. 26 BELGIUM. The Belgium Senate voted unanimously in favor of
ratifying the Peace Treaty. London Times, August 27, 1919. 27 GREAT BRITAIN—BELGIUM. Announced that Great Britain had
transferred to Belgium the administration of Ruanda and Urundi in German East Africa. The League of Nations gives this mandatory to Great Britain. London Times, August 29,
1919. 28 UNITED STATES—CHINA. Paul Reinsch, American Minister to
China, resigned. New York Times, August 29, 1919. 28 HOLLAND – CZECHO - SLOVAKIA. Announced that Holland had
recognized Czecho-Slovakia. London Times, August 28, 1919. 28 TURKEY. Admiral Bristol was appointed High Commissioner to
Constantinople. New York Times, August 29, 1919. 29 PERU—UNITED STATES. The Leguia government of Peru recog
nized by the United States as the de facto government. Wash
ington Post, August 30, 1919. 30 POLAND-UKRAINIA. Announced that agreement as to boundaries had been signed. New York Sun, August 31, 1919.
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