File No. 838.516/17.

Minister Blanchard to the Secretary of State.


Please transmit following message to Wehrhane, care Hallgarten and Company, New York:

Can ship five hundred thousand dollars gold. Must advise you that transportation from the bank to the wharf presents serious danger owing to the state of mind of the population. We are sending you statements asked for. Doctor Heraux has been appointed Minister of Finance vice Montreuil.

Bank of Haiti.