File No. 2126/120.

Minister Furniss to the Secretary of State.


Our consular agent at Gonaives has telegraphed: “Haitian refugees are out.”

Investigation shows that they escaped from the consulate at their own risk and peril.

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Consul of the United States at Cape Haitien has reported that he has five Haitian refugees who took no part in the revolution, and will probably be allowed to leave consulate.