Mr. Strobel to Mr. Bayard.

No. 356.]

Sir: I have the honor to report that I have on this date recalled the attention of the minister of state to the subject of an indemnity to Mr. Doane, the American missionary, in the sense indicated in the Department’s No. 324, of the 20th ultimo.

I have, etc.,

Edward H. Strobel.
Chargé d’Affaires ad interim.