HC Deb 16 July 1863 vol 172 c875

said, he wished to ask the Under Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, What steps have been taken about the arbitration in the case of Captain Melville White?


replied, that the case of Captain Melville White had been submitted to arbitration. The Senate of Hamburgh had been selected to act as arbiter, but he was not aware whether it had agreed to accept the office. Captain White had been desired to draw up a statement of his claim.