Mr. Williamson to Mr. Fish.
Punta Arenas, December 10, 1873. (Received December 30.)
Sir: I have the honor to inform you that I had the good fortune to find President Guardia here and ready for an interview. After giving him notice, I called and submitted to him my suggestion that the five (or four) Presidents of Central America should meet, with a view of discussing and settling their affairs. He acceded without hesitation. I have barely time to report the fact, as the steamer leaves again in a few moments. It is probable I shall not go to San José, but will return by next steamer to Guatemala.
I have, &c.,