882.6176 F 51/205
The Chargé in Liberia (Wharton) to the Secretary of State
[Received April 3.]
Sir: This Legation has the honor, in confirmation of its cable No. 19 of March 6th, 1926, to enclose herewith a copy of the Liberian Government’s despatch No. 208/D of March 4th, 1926, relative to the mission to the United States of Mr. Sidney de la Rue, Financial Adviser to Liberia, for the purpose of consummating the loan agreement between the Government of Liberia and the Finance Corporation of America.
There is also enclosed a copy of the directions given to the Financial Adviser limiting and explaining his power with reference to the planting and loan agreements.
At the earliest opportunity, this Legation will forward a complete despatch covering this matter.
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