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

261. For the Under Secretary. Captain Beauregard saw the Minister of the Navy this afternoon. The Minister told him that he is prepared to cooperate. He asked Beauregard, as Chief of the Naval Mission, to draw up a statement of Brazil’s needs, et cetera, which he, the Minister, could submit to President Vargas for his approval.