1. In connection with the agreements reached between the United States and Mexico on November 19, 1941, for a general settlement of outstanding questions between the two countries, it was decided in principle to negotiate a reciprocal trade agreement; see Foreign Relations, 1941, vol. vii, pp. 371 ff.
  2. For previous correspondence regarding the use of the waters of the Colorado and Rio Grande Rivers, see Foreign Relations, 1941, vol. vii, pp. 378380 and 384.