File No. 837.00/1091
Habana, February 15, 1917, noon.
Military conditions unchanged. Government troops to-day were in touch with forces under Gómez near line between Santa Clara and Camaguey Provinces but are awaiting arrival of regiment sent by sea from Habana before attacking.[Page 359]
Petrel of naval station is at Santiago. Consul there again reports conditions growing worse but no details.