Mr. Roosevelt to Mr. Gresham.
London, September 1, 1894. (Received September 10.)
Sir: I have the honor to inform you that, in accordance with your Instruction No. 473, of the 10th ultimo, I addressed, on the 23d of August last, a note to Her Majesty’s secretary of state for foreign affairs, a copy of which is inclosed herewith, requesting that the good offices heretofore extended in behalf of United States citizens in Bulgaria by the British representative at Sofia, Mr. Dering, might be continued by his successor in office, Sir Arthur Nicholson, and I have now the honor to inclose herewith a copy of Lord Kimberley’s reply thereto, stating that he will have pleasure in thus instructing Sir Arthur Nicholson when his appointment is taken up in the autumn.
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