111.70Am3/17: Telegram

The Minister in Honduras ( Jones ) to the Acting Secretary of State

For Ely, War Trade Board.

Arrived Saturday, was presented to President Bertrand [yesterday] by Minister and the President has already in response to my suggestion that he designate a lawyer to work with me named Alberto Rodriguez apparently a suitable choice. There is a fair prospect of adequate action. Please cable me immediately regarding any defects in Guatemalan enactments23 which it would be well to remedy in Honduranean law. Ames.

  1. See despatch No. 18, Feb. 24, from the Special Agent of the Department, p. 289.