File No. 812.6363/275
Ambassador Fletcher to the Secretary of State
Mexico City, April 19, 1917.
Sir: Supplementing my telegram No. 106 of April 17, 6 p.m.,2 I have the honor to enclose the text and translation of the decree establishing the rates of taxation for petroleum and its products, issued April 13, 1917, by First Chief Carranza of the Constitutionalist Army, to go into effect May 1, 1917.
This decree has not yet been published in the Diario Oficial and this text has been copied from a local paper.
I have [etc.]
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