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United States of America Department of State To all to whom these presents shall come, Greeting: I Certify, That Richard Key Watts whose name is subscribed to the paper hereunto annexed, is now and was at the time of subscribing the same, a Justice of the Peace for the County of Washington, in the District of Columbia, duly commissioned, and that full faith and confidence are due to his acts as such. In Testimony whereof, I James Buchanan, Secretary of State, of the United States, have hereunto subscribed my name, and caused the Seal of the Department of State to be affixed. Done at the City of Washington, this thirty first day of August A.D. 1847, and of the Independence of the United States of America the seventy second. James Buchanan