Mr. Seward to Mr. Pike.
Department of State, Washington, June 30, 1863.
Sir: I have to acknowledge the receipt of your despatch of the 10th instant, No. 88, and to thank you for the interesting information which it presents.
I am, sir, your obedient servant,
WILLIAM H. SEWARD.
James S. Pike, Esq., &c., &c., &c.