File No. 763.72/4084

The Minister in Haiti ( Bailly-Blanchard ) to the Secretary of State

[Telegram]

Pursuant to cable received from Minister Ménos stating that Department promised Haiti appui convertible, Minister for Foreign [Page 268] Affairs called to ask this Legation to ascertain precisely what support the United States would give to Haiti in the event of her declaring war against the Imperial German Government. Respectfully urge early reply.

Blanchard