Chargé Sleeper to the Secretary of State.


(Mr. Sleeper reports that insurrectionists, under Campos Marquetti, colored member of Congress, yesterday entered town of Cabanas, estate Mercedita Sugar Company, taking horses, saddles, etc., property of company. Mr. Sleeper states he has advised manager along lines of cable yesterday to the department, has presented request protection to Cuban Government, and has acted in like manner, in similar cases elsewhere.)