The Secretary of State to the Mexican Ambassador ( Téllez )

My Dear Mr. Ambassador: Referring to a telephone conversation on the fourth instant between a member of your staff and an officer of this Department, with reference to your note of May 31, 1929, I desire to inform you that this Government has determined to hold the matter of selecting a site for a federal building in El Paso in abeyance for the time being.

I am [etc.]

J. P. Cotton