File No. 817.812/55.
The American Minister to the Secretary of State.
Managua, December 18, 1913.
Sir: I have the honor to enclose herewith a copy and translation of a note from the Government of Colombia to that of Nicaragua in which the former protests against Article II of the treaty recently entered into between the United States and Nicaragua whereby is provided a lease to the United States of Great Corn Island and Little Corn Island in the Caribbean Sea.
The Nicaraguan Minister for Foreign Affairs has promised me a copy of his reply as soon as it shall have been prepared.
I have [etc.]