810.20 Defense/1481/12: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Minister in Ecuador (Long)

52. From the Under Secretary. Your 68, May 24, 8 p.m. Captain B. L. Canaga, U. S. Navy, and Lieutenant Colonel A. R. Harris, U. S. Army, have been designated by their respective Departments to undertake the proposed conversations in Quito with the Ecuadorean authorities. …

They are proceeding direct to Santiago by Panagra plane and following the termination of their conversations there will proceed to Lima and Quito. You will be advised in advance through the Embassy in Lima of the exact date of their arrival in Quito. [Welles.]