File No. 763.72112/1168
The Ambassador in Great Britain ( Page ) to the Secretary of State
[Received May 24.]
Sir: Adverting to my despatch No. 1312 of April 30,1 in which I enclosed to the Department a copy of a memorandum dated April 26 which I left with Sir Edward Grey on the 28th ultimo, in relation to the detention of American ships and cargoes by the British authorities, I now have the honor to transmit herewith for the information of the Department a copy of a note under date of May 10, [Page 413] which I have received from Sir Edward Grey in reply to the above-mentioned memorandum.
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