Mr. Delaplaine to Mr. Evarts.
Vienna, May 12, 1877. (Received May 31.)
Sir: The Official Gazette today publishes an ordinance emanating from the ministers of the interior, of justice, and of commerce, bearing date of yesterday. This document prescribes the line of conduct to be pursued by the authorities and subjects of the monarchy during the Russo-Turkish conflict, so far as regards commerce and navigation.
I append the original, accompanied by a translation.
The Hungarian official journal publishes an identical declaration.
I have, &c.,