File No. 13116/2.
Minister Furniss to the Secretary of State.
Port au Prince, April 9, 1908.
Sir: I have the honor to inclose herewith copies of the correspondence between this legation and the Haitian department of foreign [Page 448] relations relative to certain Haitian authorities refusing permission to Americans to land at Haitian ports.
It would seem from Secretary Borno’s reply that there will be no further difficulty. However, I am not unmindful of the fact that I have several times informally discussed this matter with the Haitian Government and have been promised that there would be no further annoyance, yet there has been no amelioration until now.
I have, etc.,