814.796 Latin American Airways/22

The Minister in Guatemala (Geissler) to the Secretary of State

No. 2500

Sir: Referring to previous correspondence, I have the honor to report, that Commercial Attaché Bohan has been informed by Mr. Carlos Irigoyen, who is connected with the Latin American Airways, that, according to cablegraphic advices, that Company is merging with another company now in operation, but whose name he did not give, and that it expects to have five airplanes delivered on July 12, and expects to commence operations between July 20 and 25. According to the same source, the Latin American Airways has been informed by the Minister of Fomento of Honduras, that he would be willing to give it a contract between the city of Guatemala and Tegucigalpa.

I have [etc.]

Arthur H. Geissler