824.51/190: Telegram

The Minister in Bolivia (Cottrell) to the Secretary of State

26. Bankers’ representatives today presented to the President a proposition that he grant provisional power of attorney without prejudice to Bolivia’s position in the proposed discussions in New York with the President’s committee. He appeared favorably disposed and it is probable that power of attorney will be adjusted. Committee expects to leave for the United States next week. The Bolivian Government has remitted June service of the loan.