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COPYRIGHT CONVENTI()N—JAPAN. Novmmmn 10, 1905. 2891


The present Convention shall be ratified, and the ratitications thereof R"°m°““°“· shall be exchanged at Tokio as soon as possible. It shall come into operation from the date of the exchange of ratifications, and shall be applicable to such works only as shall be published after it shall have come into operation. Either of the Contracting Parties shall have the right at any time, to give notice to the other of its intention to terminate the present Convention, and at the expiration of three months after such notice is given this Convention shall wholly cease and determine. In witness whereof the above mentioned Plenipotentiaries have signed the present Convention and have affixed thereto their seals. _ Done in duplicate at Tokio, in the English and Japanese languages, S‘g“““‘°“· this 10th day of November, of year one thousand nine hundred and five, corresponding to the 10th day of the 11th month of the 38th year of Meiji. [sean.] LLOYD C. Garsoonr. [sam.,] Timo. KATSURA-. And whereas the said Convention has been duly ratified on both c,,‘E’§§’,lQf’“g° °f me parts, and the ratitications of the two governments were exchanged in the1City of Tokio on the tenth day of May, one thousand nine hundred r an six; _ if Now, therefore, be it known that I, Theodore Roosevelt, President P’°°l”’m“°’°”‘ pf of the United States of America, have caused the said Convention to I _ be made public, to the end that the same and every article and clause , thereof may be observed and fulfilled with good faith by the United Y States and the citizens thereof.I In testimony whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the A seal of the United States to be aflixed. Done at the City of Washington this seventeenth day of ‘ [SEAL] May, in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and L six, and of the Inde ndence of the United States of America the one hundred anduthirtieth. I Tnnooomz Roosnvmm By the President: v Emmy Roor Secretary of State. ` [Japanese text not printed] V