File No. 812.113/3884a

The Secretary of State to Consul Simpich 2


Advise Department by telegraph, briefly and confidentially, from time to time, whether, in your judgment, permission for shipments [Page 788] of munitions of war for industrial purposes to points in your district should be withheld. Consideration should be given to the possibility of such supplies falling into the hands of persons who might make improper use of them.

  1. Same to American Consuls, Juarez, Hermosillo, Ensenada.