to Mr. Evarts.
Madrid , June 11, 1878. (Received July 1.)
Sir: One of the results of the pacification of the Island of Cuba has been the termination, by royal decree, of the sentence of suspension imposed on certain Spanish journals and the withdrawal of all accusations pending’ before the tribunals established under the royal decree of 31st December, 1875.
The royal decree first above mentioned, a copy and translation of which I beg to inclose, appeared in the Gaceta de Madrid of this morning.
I have, &c.,