Mr. White to Mr. Sherman.
Berlin, July 8, 1897. (Received July 23.)
Sir: I have the honor to transmit herewith a translation of an inclosure in a note which has to-day been received from the Imperial foreign office, in which is contained a list of cases where trichinae have been found in pork, or other hog products, imported from the United States to Germany during the second half of the year 1896. In the note accompanying this memorandum, it is stated that only those cases are mentioned in which the shipment was imported accompanied by the prescribed American certificate of inspection.
I am, etc.,