740.00111 A.R./100c: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Panama (Dawson)

74. The Department considers it very desirable that the Director General of the Pan American Union be present at the approaching meeting in Panama of the representatives of the American republics. Please suggest to the Minister for Foreign Affairs that an invitation be extended to Dr. Rowe in his official capacity and if such invitation is received by Dr. Rowe, he will request the approval of the Governing [Page 22] Board of the Pan American Union to his attendance at the special meeting of the Board to take place on September 13.