File No. 711.1215/392.

The Mexican Ambassador to the Secretary of State.

[Telegram—Translation.]

In compliance with urgent telegraphic instructions from my Government I beg your excellency to be pleased to interpose good offices to prevent Marshal Hillebrand from forcibly ejecting various occupants Chamizal zone, some of them holding Mexican titles, which would be an injury to Mexicans and a violation of the status quo. Department of [Foreign Relations of] Mexico was informed.

Crespo.