817.00/4543: Telegram

The Minister in Nicaragua (Eberhardt) to the Secretary of State

32. Department’s telegram 34, February 7, 3 p.m., has been answered in most part by the Legation’s 31.32 President Diaz reports that revolutionists who attacked Chinandega have been dispersed and driven to hills by the Government troops.

Americans Daniel Rodriguez and Lucius J. Clay are instructors with the Nicaraguan Government Constabulary and Lee Mason and William Brooks are aviators accredited to the same service. A Nicaraguan cadet accompanied Brooks today in flight over Chinandega where he is said to have dropped two bombs from plane.

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