to Mr. Frelinghuysen.
Rome, September 30, 1883. (Received October 22.)
Sir: I have the honor to inclose to you herewith a copy and translation of a note from the Italian ministry of foreign affairs in which the royal Government of Italy expresses its sincere gratitude towards the President and the people of the United States for their sympathy for the victims of the catastrophe of Ischia.
I have, &c.