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The Minister in Colombia (Piles) to the Secretary of State

32. Department’s 22, May 17, 7 p.m., my 31, May 17, 11 a.m. President will suspend action as requested in the Department’s memorandum until final decision of Supreme Court. Prefers, however, to suspend it on petition of company interested, which I have asked lawyers to file [Page 595] Monday next. Decree will be suspended about Tuesday. President accordingly has returned my memorandum. President and Minister for Foreign Affairs were attentive. Full particulars by mail.