882.51/1545: Telegram

The Minister in Liberia (Hood) to the Acting Secretary of State

30. Another financial crisis of the Liberian Government imminent unless expected revenues, not now being received to the extent anticipated, materialize by October 1st.

Instructions asked as to what attitude Legation must assume if Bank of British West Africa asks further indorsement of the Liberian pledge of German liquidation claims as collateral security.

All financial information requested from the Liberian Government by the Department just received and being forwarded at once.23

  1. See letter of Aug. 31, from the Liberian Secretary of the Treasury to the Liberian Acting Secretary of State, supra.