File No. 763.72112/2921

The Chargé in Great Britain (Laughlin) to the Secretary of State


4823. Your 3736, August 25. Foreign Office states that in view of assurances given respecting genuine purchase of cocoa by American firm, a telegram has been sent to British Consul, Guayaquil, instructing him that the shipment in question should be facilitated and adds that the charterers of the ship have also been notified no objection now exists to acceptance for shipment of this cargo.