File No. 367.114M69/159.
The American Ambassador to the Secretary of State.
Constantinople, July 18, 1912.
Sir: In confirmation of my telegram of July 16th, I have the honor to enclose herewith copy with translation of the note received from the Minister for Foreign Affairs on the subject of the jurisdiction and trial of captain of the Texas.
I shall forward copy of my reply as soon as it has been communicated to the Sublime Porte.
I have [etc.]