TilE restrictions which the erroneous policy of the linitcd States had placed upon the intercourse het\rcen their ports and the British ,rest India island~, produced the lllost scriolls cOlllplaints of their citizens, and the GO\Tl'lllllcnt :,a\y thclusch-es obligcd to enter into diploluatic llC-

~otiatiolls \rith the court of St. J anlcs to hring about a bettcr unucrstandlUg. 1'1r. l\IrIJane ,\"u~ for this purpose despatchcd to I"Olldoll \"ith certain propositions.