File No. 838.516/72.
Minister Blanchard to the Secretary of State.
Port au Prince, February 11, 1915.
At the request of Bank, Legation protested on the 9th instant by note to the Haitian Government against the issue of Treasury notes and also against the taking of the Treasury service from the Bank as violating contract of Bank and therefore injurious to American interests therein. French Minister has also filed protest.