File No. 812.00/20473
The Secretary of War to the Secretary of State
Washington, February 2, 1917.
The Secretary of War presents his compliments to the Honorable the Secretary of State and has the honor to inclose herewith, for his information, copy of telegram received from the commanding general, Southern Department, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, dated February 2, 1917, quoting a telegram from General Pershing with reference to the movement out of Mexico.