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

No. 4216

Sir: I have the honor to report that Mr. Carl A. Wollert, the Swedish Chargé des Affaires here, has stated to me confidentially that he has received a telegram from the Swedish Foreign Office instructing him that the King of Sweden signed a reply on July eighteenth, [Page 437] to General Obregon’s autograph letter, and that this letter was forwarded on August second to the Swedish Legation here for presentation. Mr. Wollert added that his Government considered that this act constituted a recognition of General Obregon’s Government.

I have [etc.]

George T. Summerlin