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The Minister in Portugal (Dearing) to the Acting Secretary of State

No. 106

Sir: I have the honor to inform the Department that the Portuguese Parliament brought its session to a close about 2 o’clock this [yesterday?] morning. I sent the Department a telegram No. 92, September 14th,97 to this effect.

The Western Union Telegraph Company’s petition for the elimination of the objectionable amendment inserted in the Chamber of Deputies in the definitive contract, did not come out of the Senate Finance Committee and will still have to be acted upon by that Committee when Parliament reconvenes on the 23rd of October.

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I have [etc.]

Fred Morris Dearing
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