Mr. Shannon to Mr. Foster.
Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Salvador,
Managua , February 10, 1893 . (Received March 14.)
Sir: Referring to my No. 279, of the 18th ultimo, I have the honor now to forward herewith the first of a bill of exchange for $2,500, United States gold, drawn upon MM. Lazard Frères, of New York, and payable to the order of the Secretary of State of the United States of America, this being the amount in final settlement of the Myers claim, as agreed to between his excellency the minister for foreign affairs of Salvador and myself, in our respective notes of December 31, 1892, and the third ultimo.
A copy of the minister’s note inclosing this bill of exchange, together with my reply, are also herewith respectfully submitted.
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