File No. 763.72/1659
The Ambassador in Great Britain ( Page ) to the Secretary of State
[Received 7 p. m.]
1892. Practically all newspaper comment on note is friendly and shows appreciation of the American position. The worst that is said [Page 159] is that it is a discussion in a vacuum a sort of lawyer’s brief. Every indication yet at hand shows that it is well received by British press and public. I have yet heard no official opinion.