No. 407.
Mr. Blaine to Mr. Langston.

No. 156.]

Sir: I have received your No. 389 of the 18th ultimo, touching the probable repeal of the law fixing a tax of one per cent. for consular visas. The information contained in Mr. Laforestrie’s private note to you of the 15th June is acceptable, and I trust that the wise resolution of the Haytian Government to procure the abolition of this obnoxious tax will be speedily accomplished.

I am, &c.,