Mr. Uhl to Mr. Bayard.
Washington, April 29, 1895.
Sir: I inclose herewith copy of a letter of the 10th instant from the representative in Manchester of the Texas and Northwest Produce Company, and copy of a communication addressed to this Department by the Secretary of Agriculture on the 22d instant in response to a request for an expression of his views thereon, in relation to the desirability of an arrangement whereby American cattle arriving at ports of England may be carried by rail to markets having abattoirs for slaughtering.
The matter is again brought to your attention in the hope that you may be able to secure some modification of the restrictions which unjustly and unnecessarily weigh upon this important American trade.
I am, etc.,