File No. 812.00/10317.

The Acting Secretary of State to the American Consul at Ciudad Juárez, Mexico.

No. 199.]

Sir: The Department encloses a copy of a translation of a memorandum received from the Mexican Embassy at Washington, saying [quoting the language of the Embassy’s memorandum of December 3].

You are instructed to bring this matter to the attention of the local authorities.

I am [etc.]

For the Acting Secretary of State:
Wilbur J. Carr.