The Acting Secretary of State to Minister O’Brien.
Washington, March 9, 1906.
Sir: I have to acknowledge the receipt of your dispatch No. 77, of the 20th ultimo, in regard to the dress of diplomatic representatives of the United States on official occasions.
I inclose for your information and in answer to your dispatch a copy of an instruction to the ambassador at St. Petersburg on this subject.
I am, sir, etc.,