The Minister in Honduras (Jones) to the Secretary of State
[Received October 22.]
Sir: I have the honor to refer to my Most Urgent cablegram of the 9th instant, 11 A.M.,11 and to that of the same date, 12 Midnight,12 in which I advised the Department of the deposit of the Executive Power by Doctor Francisco Bertrand and the granting of a general amnesty, and other agreements entered into as a result of the ex-President’s departure.
In this connection, I have the honor to attach hereto a copy and translation of the Note addressed to me by the Secretary for Foreign Affairs, which is an acceptance of the Department’s suggestions contained in its cable instruction of September 5–11 P.M.13[Page 390]
Also, I attach hereto a copy and translation of the Decree depositing the Power in the Council of Ministers,14 as well as a copy and translation of the Amnesty to all prisoners issued by the Council of Ministers, under date of the tenth instant.14
And, lastly, a copy and translation of an “Important Resolution “taken by the Council of Ministers for the direction of the affairs of the Nation.14
I have [etc.]