817.48 Earthquake of 1931/46: Telegram

The Acting Secretary of State to the Minister in Nicaragua ( Hanna )

36. Your telegram filed April 1, 7 a.m. Marine Corps has ordered that Marines due to leave Managua on the Chaumont tomorrow be retained [Page 789] in Nicaragua for the present. This will not interfere with the program of reducing the Marines as specified by June 1.