811.20 Defense (M) Portugal/1424: Telegram

The Minister in Portugal (Norweb) to the Secretary of State

388. Inability to see Dr. Salazar in regard to the wolfram matter is not due to any lack of perseverance on my part or the part of my British colleague who has been equally assiduous in endeavoring to follow up this pending problem. It appears though that the Doctor, like Br’er Rabbit, is lying low pending developments in Spain.