740.00111 A.R.N.C./162: Telegram

The Chargé in Brazil ( Burdett ) to the Secretary of State

43. For the Under Secretary from Fenwick. My telegram No. 42, January 21, 3 p.m. Contrary to my expectations the Neutrality Committee [Page 3] reconsidered the text of the Security Zone Convention and eliminated from article III reference to warships making repairs and obtaining fuel in neutral ports. [Fenwick.]