Mr. Adee to Count von Quadt.

No. 635.]

Sir: Replying to your note of the 8th instant, I have the honor to inform you that upon the receipt of the sad tidings of the death of Her Majesty, the Dowager Empress and Queen Frederick, His Majesty’s mother, through the embassy of the United States, at Berlin, the President immediately sent a message of sympathy to His Majesty by telegraph.

A copy of the telegrama is inclosed for your consideration.

Accept, etc.,

Alvey A. Adee,
Acting Secretary.
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