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.”