Mr. Wallace to Mr. Frelinghuysen.
Constantinople, June 13, 1883. (Received July 2.)
Sir: Referring to the dispatch which I had the honor to forward to the Department touching an application in behalf of the American Bible Society for a permit to print the Bible in Arabic characters, and the conditional permit granted by the Sublime Porte in reply to the request,! have the honor to inform you that Mr. Wyndham, Her Majesty’s charge d’affaires, acting in behalf of the British Bible House, has agreed with me to send an identic note verbale to the Porte upon the subject, a copy of which is herewith inclosed.
Very respectfully, &c.,