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The Ambassador in Brazil (Caffery) to the Secretary of State

4929. My 4867, October 15, 3 p.m. Celestino, President of the Maritime Commission, told me today that Aranha has authorized him to negotiate with the WSA for the return to Brazil of the nine chartered vessels. Celestino has sent appropriate instructions to Azevedo in Washington. Donnelly will take with him further information regarding the plans.