Señor Navarro to Mr. Evarts.
New York, February 10, 1881. (Received February 15.)
Mr. Secretary: I have the honor herewith to inclose a copy of a note which the department of foreign relations has addressed to me, instructing me to give notice to the Government of the United States (as I hereby do) of its intention to terminate the convention of July 10, 1868, concerning naturalization and citizenship, at the expiration of the twelve months mentioned in article 5 of said convention.
I avail myself, &c.,