Mr. Bayard to Mr. Gresham.
London , August 22, 1893 . (Received September 2.)
Sir: Referring to your instruction, numbered 93, of 1st instant, I have the honor to inclose herewith copies of notes exchanged between [Page 327] the foreign office and myself, relative to the protection of citizens of the United States in Bulgaria.
You will observe that instructions will at once be sent to Mr. Dering, Her Majesty’s agent and consul-general at Sofia, to continue to our citizens in Bulgaria the same protection that was afforded by his predecessor, Mr. O’Conor.
I have, etc.,