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The Consul at San José ( Chase ) to the Secretary of State

Aguilar Barquero in replying to the Congress investigating [investing] him with power stated that he did not approve immediate [Page 859] elections, his chosen advisers seem to be taking the same view. Agricultural interests desire delay that may mean indefinite postponement, but many want the country fully reestablished on a constitutional basis as soon as possible.