John Forsyth to Anthony Butler, 23 March 1835

John Forsyth to Anthony Butler, 23 March 1835

No. 88. 

Mr. Forsyth to Mr. Butler

Department of State,



I transmit herewith the commission of Francis Slaughter, appointed consul of the United States for Galveston, and that of Robert S. Hicks, for Tabasco, in Mexico. You will request of the Mexican Government the usual exequatur for each of these gentlemen.

Your despatch No. 85, and your letter of the 25th of January last, have been received.

I have the honor to be, sir, your obedient servant,


Anthony Butler, Esq., 

Chargé d'Affaires of the United States, Mexico

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Editorial Note:

Enclosed in MVB to the U.S. House of Representatives, 4 July 1838 (HRExdoc 351).