File No. 822.032/11.
The American Minister to the Secretary of State.
Quito, August 13, 1913.
Sir: I have the honor to transmit herewith copies of the Message of the President of the Republic to Congress which was read at the first session on August 10th. The message chiefly draws attention to the reforms begun by General Plaza in the general administration of the country.
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