The Acting Secretary of State to Chargé Brown.

Sir: I have to acknowledge the receipt of your dispatch No. 290 of the 12th ultimo, transmitting a copy of a note of the Guatemalan foreign office expressing regret for the conduct of Judge Solis towards Consul-General Winslow.

The Department desires to express its satisfaction with your management of the case and results secured.

I am, etc.,

Alvey A. Adee.