The Chargé in Mexico (Summerlin) to the Acting Secretary of State

No. 1850

Sir: Referring to the Department’s telegraphic instruction No. 1876 of February 19, 3 P.M., I have the honor to enclose herewith, copy and translation of a note,48 dated February 24, 1919, received from the Mexican Foreign Office, stating that just as soon as the representations of the Embassy were received in regard to the assassination [Page 570] of the two foreigners in the vicinity of Tapachula, Chiapas, the matter was referred to the respective authorities for appropriate action.

I have [etc.]

George T. Summerlin
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