The Secretary of State to the Minister in Ecuador (Gonzalez)
Sir: Referring to your telegram No. 39, July 31, 11 a.m.,41 the Department transmits a copy of an aide-mémoire handed to the Ecuadoran Minister in Washington by Assistant Secretary of State, Mr. Welles, during the course of a conversation upon the new Ecuadoran exchange control regulations. The aide-mémoire is for your information [Page 522] only and the Department does not desire to have you discuss the subject with the Ecuadoran authorities in the absence of further instructions.
Very truly yours,
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