File No. 312.11/8877a.


In order to bring down to date the information in the Department’s possession you will prepare at once a supplement to your reply to the instruction of November 25, last, bringing information down to August 20, 1913, and mail as early as practicable after that date.

Revise in separate report reply to instruction of June 4, 1913, including cities and large centers of population. Add sketch or map showing geographical location of American citizens, their means of communication, whether by railroad or otherwise, and mail as early as practicable after August 20. In latter case report should be made by cantons, and in both cases should cover entire district including that part under supervision of consular agents.

Keep in touch with Americans and have them notify you promptly should they leave your district.