814.001 Palma, Baudilio/4: Telegram
The Chargé in Guatemala (McCafferty) to the Secretary of State
[Received 6:26 p.m.]
101. I have just been officially notified by the Foreign Office that yesterday the Legislative Assembly appointed Baudilio Palma to take charge of the Presidency of the Republic while the illness of the constitutional President Lazaro Chacon lasts and that he assumed charge yesterday.