File No. 815.04412/2

Chargé Spencer to the Secretary of State

No. 318

Sir: I have the honor to acknowledge the Department’s instruction No. 103 of June 17 last, in which [etc.]

I have telegraphed the Consuls at La Ceiba and Puerto Cortés and written the Consul in this city to let me know immediately of any attempt on the part of Honduran officials to enforce any of the provisions of this law against an American citizen, and I shall not fail to report promptly to the Department for explicit instructions the full circumstances of any case which may arise.

I have [etc.]

Willing Spencer