839.00/2147a: Telegram

The Acting Secretary of State to the Minister in the Dominican Republic (Russell)

Henriquez y Carvajal has called at Department. His ideas appear to have been modified, and all he desired at the present time are certain changes in the Santo Domingo administration relating to courts etc. Carvajal appears to be well disposed and ready to cooperate with Military Government and to advise fellow countrymen against efforts for return of Government to Dominicans at this time.

Cable Department whether there is any objection on part of Military Government to Carvajal’s returning to Santo Domingo. Copy of Carvajal’s suggestions will be forwarded by pouch for consideration of Military Government.

Cable Department extent of present censorship in Santo Domingo as regards both speeches and written matter.