Mr. McDonald to Mr. Gresham.
Teheran, Persia , October 29, 1893 . (Received December 6.)
Sir: Touching my correspondence with His Majesty concerning the Oroomiah murder, I have the honor to forward, in addition to what has already been sent, as inclosures, a copy of my last note to the prime minister, and also of one from the foreign minister to me.
I beg to state that the missionaries are desirous that the Shah’s assuring letter be published for the benefit of their friends at home; and if there is no reason to the contrary, I would second their request that it be given to the press.
I am, etc.,