832.00 Revolutions/250: Telegram

The Consul General at São Paulo ( Cameron ) to the Secretary of State

Notice regarding deposition President of Minas Geraes not confirmed but neither Federal nor Minas Geraes State troops near border have up to the present time moved against São Paulo. Vanguard São Paulo troops now at Bianor, State of Rio de Janeiro. General Klinger made supreme military chief of movement and has been appointed Governor of Matto Grosso with headquarters at Campo Grande. Santos reported blockaded by destroyer and hydroplanes. São Paulo absolutely united and hoping for favorable coup d’état in Rio de Janeiro at any time.