The Minister in Nicaragua (Eberhardt) to the Secretary of State
[Received 1:25 p.m.]
41. Legation’s 38, February 9, 9 p.m. Keilhauer is now deposed [disposed?] to grant request of Nicaragua for loan of $600,000 at 8 percent with security as already stated and an option of one year on purchase of 51 percent or more or [of] stock in the national railroad of Nicaragua for American company. Cable urgently if this agreeable to Department.