822.796/450: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Minister in Ecuador ( Long )

266. For Morgan from Clayton. Your cable 354 received. Approve maximum amount suggested by you.

Suggest following addition at end of line 51 as desirable but not absolutely essential “and the obligation of Defense Supplies Corporation to make such advances shall terminate on”. Here insert mutually agreeable date not more than 1 year hence.

Please advise when contract has been signed giving dates and amounts inserted. [Clayton.]