817.00 Woodward Electoral Mission/124: Telegram

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

129. Legation’s telegram 124, July 15, 9 a.m. Contract for sale of gasoline storage tank in Corinto to West India Oil Company was approved by Congress yesterday. Balance of sale price, approximately $10,000, will probably be paid to Government sometime next week. I intend to discuss with President Moncada tomorrow the possibility of securing from this source additional funds urgently needed by the Electoral Mission.