810.20 Defense/6717/24: Telegram

The Ambassador in Chile ( Bowers ) to the Secretary of State

207. For General Strong.

“Leave for La Paz September 6. Prolonged stay due to Chilean request. Desire travel orders amended to permit stop-over here longer than 15 days. Chile will accept request for air photographs needed in connection with specific hemisphere plans. Will furnish [Page 57] own photos in case request approved. Permission granted medical. Conversations satisfactory to date but reception photograph request cool. Taylor.”