Mr. Dawson to Mr. Hay.
Santo Domingo, August 29, 1904.
Sir: Referring to your No. 18, of August 9, in regard to the appointment of Mr. John T. Abbott as financial agent of the United States under the provisions of the arbitral award of July 14, 1904, I have to report that I have complied therewith and notified this Government as instructed.
Inclosed is a copy of my note to the minister of foreign affairs.
I have, etc.,