File No. 837.156/228
The Secretary of State to Minister Gonzales
Washington, May 10, 1916, 4 p.m.
Your 319, March 24. Department unofficially informed that Ferrara has prepared and submitted to other members of the commission, independent report on Cuban Ports matter, showing various methods by which settlement might be reached.[Page 438]
In view of time elapsed since date of decree, you may discreetly inquire as to what progress has been made in this matter.