to Mr. Fish.
Quito, Ecuador , March 30, 1874. (Received April 28.)
Sir: I have this day sent to the government of Ecuador a copy of the “act authorizing coinage to be executed at the mints of the United States for foreign countries.”
I presume that this government will eventually desire to avail itself of the benefit of this act.
No. 1 is a copy of my communication to Minister Leon.
I have, &c.,
P. S.—I have just received an official note from Minister Leon, of which 1 and 2 are copy and translation.