to Mr. Bayard.
The Hague, July 27, 1887. (Received August 6.)
Sir: Referring to my No. 249, of the 16th June last, I have now the honor to inform the Department that his excellency the minister of foreign affairs, under the date of the 24th instant, copy of note inclosed herewith, informed me that the tribunal of Batavia, by a judgment under date of May 11th last denied the application of Englehard & Company to register a trade-mark bearing among other words “Devoe Manufacturing Company.”
I have, etc.,