The Minister in Cuba ( Gonzales ) to the Acting Secretary of State
[Received 5.16 p.m.]
68. I am requested by President Menocal to extend to General Crowder an invitation in his name to come to Cuba at his earliest convenience to act in the capacity explained in my telegram of February 12, 11 a.m., and also to inform the Department that I allow [sic] this under authorization from the President. Will the Department present the invitation and communicate the reply?