Mr. Eustis to Mr. Gresham .


Minister for foreign affairs says, in reply to our protest, that Canada subjects American cattle to a quarantine of ninety days; that similar measures were taken by several of the United States; that South Dakota prohibits their introduction; that Illinois, in consequence of pleuro-pneumonia, subjects the same to a long quarantine. Are these statements correct? Reply and translation mailed to you April 5. Telegraph reply.