Mr. Seward to Mr. Dayton

No. 319.]

Sir: I have to thank you for your despatch, No. 277, of the 26th ultimo, relative to my despatch to you of the 6th of last month, on the subject of French mediation in our affairs, and to inform you that it is approved.

I am, sir, your obedient servant,


William L. Dayton, Esq., &c., &c., &c.