Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 27.djvu/886

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coNvnNr1oN-LEEWARD ISLANDS. Arim. 2., iasc. 863 Aizrrcmn XI. Each country shall retain to its own use the whole of the postages, F°°"" *’°’°““‘°°‘ registration and delivery fees, it collects on said packages; consequently, this Convention will give rise to no separate accounts between the two countries. — Ammonia: XII. The Postmaster General of the United States of America, and the F“""‘°"°""““°“‘· Governor of the Leeward Islands, shall have authority to jointly make such further regulations of order and detail as may be found necessary to carry out the present Convention from time to time; and may, by agreement, prescribe conditions for the admission in packages exchanged under this Convention of any of the articles prohibited by Article II. ARTICLE XIII. This Convention shall take eifect and operations thereunder shall C°'°'“°"°°"°°'"” ` begin on the first day of June, 1889, and shall continue in force until terminated by mutual agreement, but may be annulled at the desire of either Department, upon six months’ previous notice given to the other. Done in duplicate, and signed at Washington, the third day of April, 1889. " Seal of Post-Oiiice JN0; Wniumlumiz., { Dep’t of U. S. } Postmaster- General of the United States. H. G. Enwmnns, ‘ Sig,,.,,,,,,,, Her Britannic Majesty’e Ohargé d’A_#'airee, Secretary of Legatnm. The foregoing Parcels Post Convention between the United States App"'"' of America and the Leeward Islands, has been negotiated and concluded with my advice and consent, and is hereby approved and ratitied. In testimony whereof I have caused the Great Seal of the United States to be hereunto affixed. gx1A:..] Bmw. Hluzmson y the President: Jmms G. BLAINE, · Secretary of State. Wasumatron, April sth, 1889.