to Mr. Foster.
Washington , November 11, 1873.
Sir: I transmit a copy of a communication of yesterday, addressed to this Department by the Secretary of the Interior, recommending that the Mexican government be apprised of the high sense entertained by this Government of the services rendered by Don Antonio Montero, of Saltillo, in the recent removal of Kickapoo and other roaming Indians from Mexico. You will accordingly address a note to the Mexican minister for foreign affairs, expressing the gratification of this Government with the agency of Mr. Montero in that business.
I am, &c.,