LETTERS TO THE KING OF THE NETHERLANDS AND THE KING OF SPAIN

 

November 9, 1880

Washington, D.C.

 

I hereby authorize and direct the Secretary of State to cause the Seal of the United States to be affixed to an envelope containing my reply to the letter of 20 Sept., 1880, of the King of Spain, announcing the birth of a Princess who has been named Maria de la Mercedes, Isabel Teresa C[o]nstina, etc – dated this day, and signed by me; and for so doing this shall be his warrant.

            R.B. Hayes