Mr. Brigham to Mr. Porter.
Paso del Norte, Mexico , July 3, 1886. (Received July 20.)
Sir: I have the honor to inform you that after I had finished my dispatch No. 45, in relation to the Cutting case, 1 received on that day (the 1st of July) a communication from the judge of the court to whom I addressed my note, which purports to be an answer to the same, but, however, without any date.
I inclose herewith a translation of said communication, for the information of the Department.
I am, &c.,