File No. No. 763.72112/3475
The Secretary of State to the Consul General at Rio de Janeiro ( Gottschalk)
Washington, April 12, 1917, 5 p.m.
Your April 10, 6 p.m. You may inform Lloyd Brazileiro Department knows of no legal obstacle to the transaction to which they refer. Point out, however, that this statement of Department is, of course, made in contemplation of existing conditions only.