Mr. Adam to Mr. Sherman.

Sir: With reference to previous correspondence respecting the proposed meeting of experts from the United States, Great Britain, and Canada, to be held in Washington in October next, I have the honor to inform you that I have telegraphed the substance of your note No. 768, of the 31st ultimo, to Her Majesty’s principal secretary for foreign affairs.

As soon as I receive his lordship’s reply, I shall not fail to inform you of its tenor.

I have, etc.,

C. F. Frederick Adam.