The Acting Secretary of State to the Minister in Paraguay ( Mooney )
Washington , December 14, 1918—6 p.m.
Referring your summary local events dated October 1st, page six,6 you are instructed to watch developments closely. If it should appear probable that the Government of Paraguay contemplates a regrant of concession mentioned and of a foreign loan in connection therewith, you will advise Paraguayan Government that financial and contracting interests of the United States would appreciate opportunity of presenting competitive offers that connection.
- See extract, supra.↩