No. 176.
Mr. Phelps to Mr. Bayard.

No. 372.]

Sir: I have the honor to inclose herewith a copy of a note received by me this day from Lord Iddesleigh in reference to the Canadian fisheries.

I have, &c.,

[Inclosure in Mr. Phelps’s No. 372.]

Lord Iddesleigh to Mr. Phelps.

Sir: I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your note of the 11th ultimo, on the subject of the Canadian fisheries, and I beg leave to acquaint you that the note is under the careful consideration of Her Majesty’s Government and that an answer will be returned as early as possible.

I have, &c.,