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The Chargé in the Dominican Republic (Stafford) to the Secretary of State

59. Senate amends recent measure authorizing 25 million dollars bonds to empower President to suspend amortization payments. This is in direct violation of the Department’s advice transmitted by its telegram of September 3, 2[6] p.m., and promise which Trujillo is understood to have given to Dunn.