Mr. Adee to Mr. Squiers.

No. 304.]

Sir: I inclose copy of a letter from Mr. Wilson A. Murray, in regard to the murder of his father in Cuba.

You will ascertain what steps should be taken to procure counsel to assist in the prosecution of the case, if this should be deemed necessary.

I am, etc.,

Alvey A. Adee,
Acting Secretary.

Mr. Murray to Mr. Loomis.

Dear Sir: I am in receipt of your letter of the 23d ultimo, regarding the case against the murderer of my father, E. A. Murray. Kindly inform me what is [Page 255] necessary to procure counsel to assist the State in the prosecution. My address will be here in Pittsburg, Tex., from now on, so you can address any and all letters to me here and I will receive them.

Yours, very respectfully,

Wilson A. Murray.