File No. 812.6363/264
Mr. Parker, representing American interests, to the Secretary of State
Sir: With reference to the Department’s telegraphic instruction No. 53617 of November 7, 7 p.m. directing me to request the proper authorities to furnish for transmission to the Department an official copy of the decree relative to the exploration, exploitation and commerce of minerals, etc., I have the honor to transmit herewith a copy of the note which I have received in reply to my request and the original enclosure therewith, together with translations of the same.
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