File No. 816.001Ar1/13.
The American Minister to the Secretary of State.
Washington, February 15, 1913.
Sir: Referring to my despatch No. 283 of the 11th instant, forwarding a copy of a note [etc.] I have the honor to transmit herewith a copy and translation of a note from the Foreign Office, dated yesterday, thanking me for my before-mentioned note and requesting that I convey to the Government of the United States, and especially to the Secretary of State, the profound feelings of gratitude with which the Government of Salvador has received these manifestations of sympathy and grief on account of the irreparable loss which Salvador has suffered and which has so deeply afflicted this country.
I have [etc.]