Mr. Thompson to Mr. Gresham.
Petropolis, April 25, 1894. (Received May 29.)
Sir: I have the honor to transmit copy of correspondence between his excellency the minister of foreign affairs and this legation upon the occasion of the occupation by the Government forces of the islands and ships which had been held by the insurgents in the bay of Rio de Janeiro and upon the announcement of the defeat and abandonment of their cause by the insurgents in the States of Paraná, Santa Catharina, and Rio Grande do Sul.
I have, etc.,