511.3B1/7: Telegram

The Commission to Negotiate Peace to the Secretary of State

4637. Your 3293. Copies of protocol and convention have been published [furnished] military authorities. General Connor states that his headquarters have no knowledge whatsoever of any sale[s] of arms or munitions to Spanish Government [nor] have they any record in their transportation department showing the movement of such classes of material to Spain. Both liquidation commission and director of sales War Department, Paris, have been particularly careful in regard to all sales to Spain and no sales of either arms or munitions have been made to Spain by [these] agencies. General Connor believes that French Embassy must be wrongly informed. Polk

American Mission