File No. 312.93/91.
The Secretary of State to Special Agent Carothers.
Washington, March 23, 1915.
Simpich reports scandalous and continuous outrages on Chinese citizens and that repeated requests of Maytorena for their protection without success. Officers apparently approve outrages.
Request Villa immediately issue sharp personal orders to Generals Trujillo, Soza, Morales, Acosta, and Urvalejo, all in Sonora, to end this persecution.