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The High Commissioner in Haiti (J. H. Russell) to the Secretary of State

100. Department’s 75, July 7, 5 p.m. President Borno has informed me that he intends replying to my note accepting in principle [Page 362] the question of negotiating at this time with the Dominican Government with a view to the settlement of the boundary dispute by arbitration but that he will request that negotiations be carried on at Port au Prince.