Mr. Baker to Mr. Uhl.

No. 528.]

Sir: By a circular received from the minister of foreign affairs of Nicaragua, I am informed that the National Legislative Assembly of that country, in session on the 27th of February, 1895, approved the decree of the Mosquito convention of November 20, 1894,1 incorporating that territory into the Republic of Nicaragua.

A copy of the latter decree was transmitted to the Department in my dispatch, No. 458, of January 15, 1895.

I have, etc.,

Lewis Baker.