817.48 Earthquake of 1931/47: Telegram

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

42. Department informed by International General Electric Company that it has today instructed F. J. Gianotti, company’s representative at Panama, to proceed to Managua and tender his expert services to the municipal authorities, the American Minister, and the Marine officers in assisting relief and rehabilitation activities. Company states he is an electrical engineer of standing and should be able to render useful service in rehabilitation of light and power facilities in Managua.