File No. 701.6232/12

The Ambassador in Brazil ( Morgan) to the Secretary of State


Royal Dutch S. S. Frisia sailed from Rio de Janeiro June 9 with Ministers Pauli and Von Sanden and official party. Brazilian authorities detained and guarded vessel in the bay which had already been searched by British cruiser Glasgow between Montevideo and Santos.

Frisia will touch at Bahia and Pernambuco, where also Brazilian authorities will take precautions, and will arrive New York about June 27 for the purpose of discharging passengers and cargo.