The Secretary to the President (Sanders) to the Secretary of State

My Dear Mr. Secretary: I beg to acknowledge, by direction of the President, your letter of July 14th, with reference to the indebtedness of Liberia. In view of the statements contained in your letter, the President approves the designation of Mr. Sidney De la Rue as Financial Advisor to the President of Liberia.

Very truly yours,

Everett Sanders