800.6363/775a Suppl.: Circular telegram

The Secretary of State to the Diplomatic Representatives in Certain American Republics 60

Department’s circular telegram of June 2961 referred to supplies being reduced to something less than 50 percent of 1941 consumption.

You should now advise the country to which you are accredited that the present basis for scheduling supplies is forty percent of 1941 consumption plus any war essential requirements approved through the procedure outlined in our circular telegram of July 25 and amended by Department’s circular telegram of September 3.62

  1. Sent to representatives in Chile, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Uruguay, and Venezuela.
  2. See footnote 49, p. 104.
  3. Neither printed.