Mr. John C. Wright to Mr. Seward.
Sir: On the 17th instant the King, in person, closed the North German parliament. Enclosed will be found the speech in German and a translation of the same. That portion of the address relating to South Germany called forth hearty applause.
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I have the honor to be, with great respect, your obedient servant,
Hon. William H. Seward, Secretary of State, Washington, D. C.