File No. 711.21/357

The Secretary of State to the Colombian Minister

Sir: I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your note of the 7th instant in which you urge the ratification by the United States Government of the treaty concluded at Bogota on April 6, 1914, for the renewing of the ancient friendship between the United States and Colombia.

I have the honor to say in reply that the Department is giving to the subject of your note its careful consideration.

Accept [etc.]

For the Secretary of State:
Frank L. Polk