Message1 from the President of the United States, transmitting a report by the Secretary of State concerning the claim of the owners of the Mexican steamship “Tahasqueño” and of her cargo against the United States, with accompanying papers.
[May 25, 1908.—Read; referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations and ordered to be printed.]
To the Senate and House of Representatives:
I transmit herewith a report by the Secretary of State, with the accompanying papers, concerning the claim of the owners of the [Page 606] Mexican steamship Tabasqueño and of her cargo against the United States.
In view of our admitted liability in principle in this case, I recommend the claim to the favorable consideration of Congress, and that an appropriation of the sum mentioned by the Secretary of State be made in settlement of the claim.
- S. Doc. No. 515, 60th Cong., 1st sess.↩