Minister Wilson to the Secretary of State.
Brussels, June 17, 1906.
Sir: I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of department’s dispatch No. 61, of April 28, inclosing a copy of a letter from A. McLean, president of the Foreign Christian Missionary Society of Cincinnati, and instructing me to bring to the attention of the Independent State of the Kongo the matters therein complained of.
Upon receipt of the department’s dispatch I immediately addressed a note (copy inclosed) to Secretary-General de Cuverier, inclosing a copy of the letter of Mr. McLean. After a long delay an answer has just been received (copy inclosed).
I have the honor, etc.,