File No. 847/146.
The Counsellor of the Legation of Panama to the Secretary of State.
Washington, October 6, 1908.
Sir: I have the honor to advise you that the inauguration of Don Jose Domingo de Obaldia as President of the Republic of Panama occurred at the capital of the Republic on the 1st instant, and that the following named have been constituted members of the new cabinet, to wit: Don Jose Augustin Arango as secretario de relaciones exteriores; Don Ramon A Valdes as secretario de gobierno y justicia; Don Carlos A Mendosa as secretario de hacienda; Don Eusebio A Morales as secretario de instruccion publica.
I have, etc.,