[634] *General Miranda to Admiral Cochrane.

Sir: Having deliberately perused the foregoing proposals, I hereby bind and oblige myself, as far as my authority can extend, to see the same carried into execution; and that, to all intents and purposes, the same shall be ratified and made binding on those provinces that may become independent of Spain.

I have the honor to be, sir, your most obedient, humble servant,


Rear-Admiral the Hon. A. Cochrane,
Commander-in-Chief, &c., &c., Barbadoes.