711.162/–: Telegram

The Acting Secretary of State to the Minister in Salvador (Schuyler)

26. Ascertain and cable whether it would be agreeable to the Government of Salvador to enter into negotiations with this Government for a general treaty of amity, commerce, and consular rights. If so, the text of a proposed treaty with appropriate instructions will be mailed to you. You may state that this Government is already negotiating with several European Governments treaties similar to that contemplated with Salvador.1