812.51/579: Telegram

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

[Paraphrase]

162. Embassy’s telegram dated May 22, 1920, 4 p.m. Banks in New York City which carry accounts of National Railways, Comision Monetaria, and Financial Agent, Government of Mexico, have notified the Department that they will not honor any checks which may be drawn on said accounts until Government now functioning in Mexico is recognized.

Colby