Mexico, ism. 515 for a term. not exceeding two years from the day on which the fnnc- [See Article 1. tions of the said commission would terminate according to that conven- °°';j“*‘°“ °“87I· tion, or for n shorter time if it shonld be deemed sniiicient by the com- p`D,,g,;,l_,,0,, of c,,,,_ missioners or the umpire, in case of their disagreement. vention extended. It is agreed that nothing contained in this article shall in any wise [Sw 4r¢i¤l¤ HL alter or extend the time originally fixed in the said convention for the °°';g”“°“ °f1B68¤ presentation of claims to the commission. P' J Ammonia. II. The present convention shall be ratified and` the ratiiications shall be F4¤*i6<==¤¤i¤¤¤· exchanged at Washington as soon as possible. In witness whereof, the above-named Plenipotentiaries have signed the Si:¤¤¤¤¤¤¤· same and adixed their respective seals. Done in the city of Washington the twenty-seventh day of November, Dowin the year one thousand eight hundred and seventy-two. HAMILTON FISH. san., IGNO. MARISCAL. sm;..