The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Mexico (Daniels)
Washington, September 29, 1936—5 p.m.
167. Despatch 276 September 21 from Guaymas. In the event you are convinced that division of American owned lands is imminent you are directed to insist vigorously that contemplated expropriation proceedings be deferred until satisfactory arrangements have been made for prompt payment of adequate and effective compensation to American owners.