§ MR. ANDERSON
asked the Under Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, What progress has been made in the negotiation for the settlement of British Claims against Brazil?
§ VISCOUNT ENFIELD
said, that Mr. Matthew, our representative at Brazil, on his return to Rio, took with him instructions to bring to an amicable settlement the mutual claims between this country and Brazil. He returned in the month of April last, and the Government had not yet heard what steps he had taken in the matter.