Mr. Eustis to Mr. Gresham.
Paris , July 3, 1894 . (Received July 16.)
Sir: Referring to my No. 181, of June 29, inclosing a copy of my dispatch transmitting to the minister of foreign affairs the expression of the sympathies of the American people and Government, I now send a copy and translation of Mr. Hanotaux’s reply to the same.
I also inclose a copy of your telegram received June 30, informing me that the President, Cabinet, members of the Senate and House of Representatives would attend on Sunday a religious service at Washington in memory of the late President, which information was at once communicated to Mr. Hanotaux.
I add a copy of my telegram of the 2d instant relative to the funeral of President Carnot, for which I ordered a large wreath, which I sent to the Palais de I’Élysée.
I have, etc.,