The Secretary of State to the Chargé in Honduras ( Dennis )
10. Your No. 12, January 21, 9 a.m. Department has taken up question with the War Department and will inform you of result.
Regarding second paragraph of your telegram, you will realize that the embargo has not been lifted but that the Department has expressed [Page 320] its willingness to issue licenses for the exportation of reasonable quantities of arms as exception to the embargo.10