Mr. White to Mr. Foster.
St. Petersburg , January 25, 1893 . (Received February 13.)
Sir: I have the honor to transmit to you herewith the application of William Lassonne for a new passport and to request instructions thereon.
Mr. Lassonne informs me verbally that it is his desire to go to the United States this summer, but whether on a visit or to settle there permanently, he is unable to make positive statement.
I am, sir, etc.,