824.77/312: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Minister in Bolivia ( Jenkins )

36. Your despatch no. 369, September 19.26 Captain LeRoy Bartlett and Lieutenant Irving M. Parry, Engineer Corps, United States Army, will arrive in La Paz by air on October 11 according to present plans. They will make a survey on behalf of the Export-Import Bank of the feasibility and cost of completing the Vila Vila–Santa Cruz section of the railway without any obligation on the part of the bank for financing construction. Captain Bartlett has been requested to consult you upon arrival. Please extend all appropriate assistance.

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