The Chargé in Cuba (White) to the Secretary of State

No. 166

Sir: In further reply to the Department’s instruction No. 39 of March 19, 1920 (file S.O. 811.73/170), directing the Legation to support the application of the Commercial Cable Company of Cuba for permission to land the Habana terminus of a cable from Miami, I have the honor to inform you that a presidential decree published in the Official Gazette of May 31st, 1920, granted the desired permission. The cable will land at the Calle Empedrado—the same place where the Company’s present cable lands.

I have [etc.]

Francis White