Mr. Tree to Mr. Bayard.

No. 417.]

Sir: I have the honor to inclose herewith a copy of a letter addressed to me by the minister of foreign affairs, giving me formal notice of the surrender of the man Sambolino into the hands of Mr. Heidelberg on board the steamer Westernland on the 10th instant.

I am, etc.,

Lambert Tree.
[Inclosure in No. 417.—Translation.]

The Prince de Chimay to Mr. Tree.

Mr. Minister: Referring to your letter of the 6th of this month, I have the honor to inform your excellency that the man Sambolino, Adolph, was conducted on board of the steamer Westernland, Saturday, the 10th of November, and surrendered into the hands of Mr. Heidelberg.

Accept, etc.,

Prince de Chimay.