Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 18 Part 2c.djvu/670

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PRUSSIA AND OTHER STATES, 1852. 663 tain cases, between the United States and Prussia and other States of the Germanic Confederation, signed at Washington on the 16th day of June, 1852, to be exchanged within the time stipulated in said convention; and whereas both parties are desirous that it should be carried into full and complete eifectz The President of the United States of negotiators. America has fully empowered on his part Edward Everett, Secretary of State of the United States, and His Majesty the King of Prussia, in his own name, as well as in the name of the other German sovereigns enumerated in the aforesaid convention, has likewise fully empowered Frederick Charles Joseph von Gcrolt, his said Majesty’s Minister Resident near the Government of the United States; who have agreed to and signed the following article: The ratidcations of the convention for the mutual delivery of crim- _Ti¤w for ratificainals, fngitives from justice, in certain cases, concluded on the 16th of *¥°¤J°f °°;’g’°’;g§; June, 1852, shall be exchanged at \Vashington within one year from the gx,,,,;{:,_ ’ ’ date of this agreement, or sooner should it be possible. _ _ The present additional article shall have the same force and effect as _ Effwt ¤*`¤dd*°*°¤ if it had been inserted, word for word, in the aforesaid convention of the "‘"‘°1‘?‘ _ 16th of June, 1852, and shall be approved and ratified in the manner R¤¤5¤¤*¤°¤¤· therein prescribed. __ In faith whereof we, the respective Plenipotentiaries, have signed this W-`¥“““"°“· agreement, and have hereunto atiixed our seals. Done at Washington this sixteenth day of November, one thousand Date. eight hundred and fifty-two, and the seventy-seventh year of the Independence of the United States. EDWARD EVERETT. F. S., FB. v. GEROLT. L. s. [Declarations of accession of the Governments of Bremen, Mecklenburg-Schvverin, Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Oldenburg, and Schaumburg-Lippe, and statement relative to that of Wiirttemberg to the convention of June 16, 1852, with Prussia and other States of the Germanic Confederation, and to the additional article thereto of November 16, 1852, with the Hate of such accession, and that of the proclamation of the fact by the President, will be found under the names of the respective States mltheir alphabetical order.]