Mr. Tree to
Brussels, February 3, 1887. (Received February 21.)
Sir: Referring to my No. 185, I have the honor to inform you that Le Moniteur of this morning publishes a copy of a convention just entered into between the French and Belgian Governments concerning the establishment of a service of telephonic correspondence between Brussels and Paris.
The Belgian King and the President of the French Republic yesterday had a conversation through the wires. I transmit herewith a copy of the convention and a translation of the same.
I have, etc.,