The Ambassador in Brazil (Morgan) to the Acting Secretary of State
[Received 1:55 p.m.]
128. Please say to the President that the results of Secretary Colby’s visit to Brazil promise to be all that he could desire.89 His felicitous and discreet addresses yesterday to the Senate, to the House and to the American Chamber of Commerce as well as his toast at the dinner which the President offered him in Barbadotete [Cattete?] Palace on the night of his arrival were characterized by devotion to the ideals, principles and person of the President. The Secretary is meeting the best men of the country under happy conditions.
- The Secretary was in Brazil Dec. 21–25.↩