Mr. Stoeckl to Mr. Seward
Mr. Secretary: I hasten to inclose to you, for the information of the federal government, the copy of a regulation, sanctioned by his Majesty the Emperor, which completes one of the articles of the Russian Code of Commerce.
Please accept, Mr. Secretary of State, the assurance of my very high consideration.
Hon. William H. Seward, &c., &c., &c.