The Ambassador in Argentina ( Stimson ) to the Secretary of State
[Received 4:45 p.m.]
31. Your 15, February 4th. Argentine Government today expressed its intention of recognizing Bolivian Government on the 9th instant. Under Secretary of State stated that Chilean, Brazilian and Japanese Governments have requested information as to the intentions of the Argentine Government in the premises and they have all been informed that the Argentine Government intends to follow the United States in recognizing the Bolivian Government on February 9th.