File No. 337.11/268
Habana, March, 12, 1917, 7 p.m.
American administrator of Punta Alegra Sugar Mills, Camaguey, belong to Atkins, together with Lieutenant of Federal forces, went to meet rebel leader to receive his surrender. Neither have returned. Atkins says rebels [omission] as ransom. Have notified naval commander and Cuban Government has sent two detachments cavalry.