611.5231/539: Telegram

The Ambassador in Spain (Hammond) to the Secretary of State

104. My telegram number 103, October 18, 10 a.m.69 Foreign Office requests that Kisliuk be authorized to investigate the tomato situation in the Canary Islands, and urge the advisability thereof with a view to securing fair solution of Spanish grievances and normalizing of commercial relations by the new treaty.70

I strongly recommend compliance with the request.

  1. Ante, p. 730.
  2. For negotiations for the renewal of the commercial agreement with Spain, see pp. 729 ff.