835.51B861/131: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Argentina ( Weddell )

124. Your 203, September 14, noon. Unless in your judgment of the situation there is danger of sudden unilateral action by the provincial authorities which would be discriminatory against American holders of Province of Buenos Aires bonds, you may defer any discussion of the matter with either the President or the Minister of Finance pending the outcome of discussions between the Foreign Bondholders Protective Council and the provincial representative in New York, developments in which will be communicated to you as soon as they are reported to the Department by the Council.