No. 290.
Mr. Bayard to Mr. Maury.

No. 100.]

Sir: I have received your No. 136, of the 9th ultimo, in which you refer to the political condition of Colombia, and to the disapproval shown as regards President Nuñez’ offensive reference to foreign Governments, inclosing at the same time the inaugural speech of Dr. Holguin on his assuming the Presidential office.

Your dispatch has been read with much satisfaction.

I am, etc.,

T. F. Bayard.