The Secretary of State to the Minister in Portugal ( Dearing )
5. Department’s No. 4, January 23, 4 p.m. Unless you are aware that Portuguese Government is actually preparing appropriate decree [Page 891] for promulgation at early date, Department suggests that you consider advisability of taking action as outlined in Department’s No. 85, November 17, 4  p.m.,15 and its No. 1, January 8, 9 p.m. Please cable how matters stand and your recommendations.
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