The Special Mission at Lausanne to the Secretary of State
[Received May 10.]
Sir: I have the honor to transmit herewith a copy and translation of the text of the so-called Montagna formula, together with a copy and translation of the new draft declaration which this Mission is informed will be presented by Sir Horace Rumbold at an early meeting of his Committee,7 when the Judicial Capitulations will be [Page 995] discussed. The Department has already been informed by telegram8 of the variations between the original draft declaration, presented with the treaty in February last and the Montagna draft.
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