Documentos relativos al arbitramento de la reclamacion Cerruti publicados

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Page 85 - Springs. The essential feature of the first is wholly wanting in the second. The emblem of Spanish nationality had suffered an affront in a city of the United States. The special immunity attaching to the Spanish consular representative had been impaired and he subjected to personal indignity. The incident occurred at a time when the Spanish Government had just shown its regard for and good will toward the United States in pardoning certain American citizens who had participated in a hostile invasion...
Page 24 - Bogotá. El trabajo de la Comisión mixta debe terminarse en los seis meses siguientes á la notificación por el Gobierno mediador de sus conclusiones á los Representantes de las dos partes en Madrid. Esta misma Comisión mixta deberá resolver en el caso de que surgiere una oposición sobre...
Page 85 - Government bad just shown its regard for and good will toward the United States in pardoning certain American citizens who had participated in a hostile invasion of Cuba, and had incurred the condemnation of the authorities of that country. Recognizing the merciful action of the Queen of Spain in this regard, and as a responsive act of generosity and friendship tending toward good relationship, the President, while expressly denying the principle of national liability, recommended to .Congress the...
Page 85 - While denouncing such outrages as disgraceful and in criminal violation of law and order, it was emphatically denied that the acts in question created any obligation on the part of the United States, arising out of the good faith of nations toward each other, for the losses thus occasioned by and to individuals. Neither is there a parity between the Spanish incident of 1850 and the recent riot and massacre of the Chinese at Bock Springs.
Page 84 - To this remoto and unprotected region your countrymen voluntarily resorted in large numbers. The attack upon them, as your note truly states, was made suddenly by a lawless band of about 150 armed men, who had given no previous intimation of their criminal intent. These men were discontented mining laborers, who had previously sought to induce the Chinese to join with them in a concerted strike for higher wages, and their overtures being rejected, they became angered on that account. This, I believe,...
Page 79 - Gobierno ha manifestado su deseo y determinación de llenar todos los deberes que una nación amiga tiene derecho á esperar de otra, en casos de esta naturaleza, supone que los derechos del Cónsul...
Page 9 - El presente convenio será ratificado, y el cange de las ratificaciones respectivas se verificará en Madrid en el término de tres meses ó antes si fuere posible. En fe de lo cual Nos los Plenipotenciarios respectivos hemos firmado el presente convenio por duplicado y puesto en él el sello de nuestras arma1;.
Page 20 - Art. 6.= Las presunciones de que trata el artículo anterior colocan al extranjero en el deber de soportar los tributos y contribuciones personales que la ley imponga á los colombianos, entre tanto no se acredite, ante la autoridad, que en iguales circunstancias las leyes del país á que LEYES QUE SE ROZAN CON LOS TRATADOS.
Page 84 - ... their supplies. Of formal recognized authority there were few representatives, and little or no attempt at organized police. It was, in short, a rude commencement of a community on the outposts of civilization, and, like all such beginnings, largely dependent for stability and order on the congruity of the elements of which it was composed. " To this remote and unprotected region your countrymen voluntarily resorted in large numbers. The attack upon them, as your note truly states, was made suddenly...
Page 85 - ... question created any obligation on the part of the United States, arising out of the good faith of nations toward each other, for the losses thus occasioned by and to individuals. Neither is there a parity between the Spanish incident of 1850 and the recent riot and massacre of the Chinese at Rock Springs. The essential feature of the first is wholly wanting in the second. The emblem of Spanish nationality had suffered an affront in a city of the United States. The special immunity attaching...

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