819.00/1209: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Chargé in Panama (Munro)

63. Your telegrams Nos. 96, October 12, 11 a.m., and 97, October 12, 3 p.m. Your action approved. Observe situation closely with a view to initiating measures for retirement of United States troops as soon as, in your opinion and in that of Canal Zone authorities, disorderly tendencies have abated sufficiently to permit withdrawal. Continue to keep Department informed by telegraph.