Mr. Plumb to Mr. Seward.

No. 68.]

Sir: In further reply to your dispatch No. 25, of the 26th of November last, relating to Captain Krauseneck, I have now to add, in addition to what was stated in my No. 52, of the 18th ultimo, that I am informed [Page 402]that officer left this country for Europe by the French steamer from Vera Cruz on the 13th of last month.

I have the honor to be, very respectfully, your obedient servant,


Hon. William H. Seward, Secretary of State, Washington, D. C.