740.00111 A.R./11a: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Brazil ( Caffery )

165. Department’s 164, September 3, 9 a.m.4 Please inform Aranha5 that this Government is now completing the formulation of its suggestions as to the agenda for the proposed Panama Conference. I shall greatly value having the benefit of his confidential advice with regard to the proposed agenda at the earliest possible moment. I shall send you tomorrow by telegram a digest of our ideas regarding the agenda so that you may go over the points contained therein with Aranha and I should like them to have his views as quickly as possible so that we may thereafter without delay submit our final suggestions in this regard to all of the other Governments who will attend the Conference.

  1. See footnote 1, p. 15.
  2. Oswaldo Aranha, Brazilian Minister for Foreign Affairs.