The Secretary of State to the Chief Justice.
Washington, June 13, 1911.
Sir: At the request of Señor Don Joaquín Bernardo Calvo, envoy extraordinary and minister plenipotentiary of Costa Rica, and of Dr. Belisario Porras, envoy extraordinary and minister plenipotentiary of Panama, I have the honor to transmit to you herewith a joint note1 addressed to you in which they request you to accept the office of arbitrator of the boundary dispute between their respective countries.
I have, etc.,
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