The Chargé in Mexico ( Schoenfeld ) to the Secretary of State
[Received August 27.]
Sir: Confirming my telegram No. 160 of to-day’s date one P.M.,76 in further relation to the proposal of the International Boundary Commission for the construction of certain cut-offs in the Rio Grande, [Page 579] near El Paso, Texas, I have the honor herewith to enclose a copy with translation of a note under yesterday’s date received from the Mexican Secretary of Foreign Relations in reply to my note of August 12 in the sense of your telegram No. 176 of August 11, three P.M.
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