The Ambassador in Mexico (Sheffield) to the Secretary of State
[Received June 4.]
Sir: Confirming my telegram No. 250 of today’s date, five P.M.,92 I have the honor herewith to enclose copy with translation of a note from the Mexican Minister of Foreign Affairs under today’s date in reply to my note of April 23, last, in pursuance of the Department’s telegraphic instruction No. 148 of April 22, wherein I was directed to secure from the Mexican Government confirmation of the statement of the Mexican Commissioner on the Boundary Commission regarding the decision of pending banco cases and with a view to commencing work on the defense plan and rectification in the Rio Grande.
I have [etc.]