to Mr. Bayard
Bangkok , August 31, 1887. (Received October 22.)
Sir: It gives me pleasure to inclose a copy of translation of a letter from his excellency Phya Bhaskarawongse, acting minister for foreign flairs, in reply to a dispatch sent by me with extracts from your in struction No. 18, diplomatic series, under date July 1, 1887, in regard to the Siamese Government having left the United States put of the new law that is shortly to go into operation relating to the importation and sale of liquors, and in which he assures me that the proper correction has been made.
I have, etc.,