Mr. Adee to Mr. Tyler.

No. 35.]

Sir: I have to acknowledge the receipt of your dispatch No. 63, of the 23d ultimo, reporting further action taken by you to secure the apprehension and punishment of the murderers of Doctor Labaree.

The Department commends your course in the matter, and enjoins your continued discreet energy in pressing the matter.

I am, etc.,

Alvey A. Adee,
Acting Secretary.