Mr. Foster to Mr. White.
Washington, November 21, 1892.
Sir: I inclose herewith a copy of a letter of the 16th instant from the Secretary of Agriculture, in relation to the restrictions upon the importation of American live cattle into England.
The facts stated may be communicated so far as necessary to base upon them the specific inquiry with which Mr. Rusk’s letter concludes, as to the status of Canada under the British contagious diseases (animals) act. Protest against treatment of American cattle may be reserved for the present.
I am, etc.,