Chargé McCreery to the Secretary of State.
Mexico, December 15, 1905.
Sir: I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your No. 66, of the 14th ultimo, which refers to instruction No. 63, of the 2d ultimo, regarding the complaint of the Mexican Government of the action of the governor of Texas in making direct application to the governor of Tamaulipas for the arrest and provisional detention of Charles Luna, [Page 663]and incloses for communication to the Mexican Government a copy of a letter from the governor of Texas explaining his course in that and similar cases.
I inclose a copy of my note communicating the letter of the governor of Texas to the foreign office, as instructed, together with copy and translation of Mr. Mariscal’s reply, containing observations as to the procedure in the cases under consideration.
I have, etc.,