File No. 731./52.
The American Chargé d’Affaires to the Secretary of State.
Caracas, February 19, 1913.
Sir: I have the honor to state that Baron d’Avril, the French Plenipotentiary, called at the Legation and said that he was charged by his Government to express appreciation of the part played by the American Government in the negotiations leading up to the signing of the Protocol for the renewal of relations between the two countries.
I have the honor to enclose herewith copies and translations of a note received by me from M. d’Avril in this regard.
I have [etc.]