The Minister in Nicaragua (Long) to the Secretary of State
[Received April 22.]
Sir: Referring to my despatch No. 30 of April 7, 1936, in response to the Department’s Instruction No. 8 of March 31, 193612 (File No. 810.154/891), in regard to the donation of a second bridge to Nicaragua along the route of the Inter-American Highway, I have the honor to enclose a copy and translation of Note No. 43/36 of April 15, 1936, from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs,13 confirming the desire of Nicaragua to have as a second choice the construction of a bridge over the Estelí River. This written confirmation follows the oral statement to that effect which was reported in the next to the last paragraph of the despatch mentioned above.