832.6363/5–1446: Telegram

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

confidential

896. ReEmbstel 894, May 14, 5 p.m.85 This afternoon when presenting Admiral Bieri to President Dutra latter spoke to me aside [Page 545]and said he had read the memorandum on petroleum policy I handed Gracie yesterday afternoon. Dutra expressed satisfaction with memorandum and added that he expected no unsurmountable difficulty in obtaining desired revision Brazilian legislative provisions permitting foreign capital participation.

Daniels
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