Associated Press dispatches
General Grant's visit to the Rio Grands — pardon warrants — reception, by President Johnson, of General Talgar, Minister from Columbia.
--It has been stated that General Grant
is about to visit the Rio Grande
This is not true, however, as he will not extend his visit beyond New Orleans.
For the first time since the surrender of Lee
's army, no pardon warrants were issued by the Attorney-General
Very few applications are now presented.
The President is energetically engaged in disposing of all cases.
was to-day received by the President
as Minister from Columbia
He stated that his Government was solicitous to foster and encourage friendly relations, binding it to the United States
The President reciprocated the expressions of friendship by him expressed.