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United States Department of State / Papers relating to the foreign relations of the United States, 1920
(1920)

Contents,   pp. III-VII ff. PDF (1.6 MB)


Page III

CONTENTS
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LIST OF PAPERS  .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .
  .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .  IX
CUBA:
Political affairs .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   . 
 .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   .   . 1
Amendment of the electoral law carried by the Conservatives; failure
of the United States to dissuade President Menocal from approving
the amendment-Agitation by the Liberals to induce supervision of
the elections by the United States-Concern of the United States
over pre-election disorders-President Menocal's statement,
October 28, 1920, assuring the Cuban people a fair election-Delay
by the Cuban authorities in announcing the results of the election-
Appointment of General Crowder on special mission to Cuba. . . 1
Financial affairs ..... .   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 
.  .   .  44
Financial stringency and heavy withdrawals from the banks-Mora-
torium decreed by President Menocal-Views and recommenda-
tions of the United States-Mr. Albert Rathbone retained by the
Cuban Government as adviser in negotiations for a loan-Report
by Mr. Rathbone to President Menocal. . . . . . . . . . . .  44
Cable concessions to the Commercial Cable Company of Cuba, the
Western Union Telegraph Company, and the All America Cables,
Incorporated .58
Rice importations .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .
 .  .  .  .  .  70
Refusal by Cuban importers to accept American shipments of rice at
purchase prices; representations to the Cuban Government-
President Menocal's decree of September 6, 1920, restricting and
regulating importations; dissatisfaction of the United States-Presi-
dent Menocal's new decree, November 19, 1920.               70
McGivney and Rokeby Construction Company's contract of June 23,
1908; proposal by the United States for arbitration of disputes be-
tween the Company and the Cuban Government, March 25, 1919;
direct settlement of the disputes and termination of contract. . .  83
CZECHOSLOVAKIA:
The Teschen dispute with Poland. (See volume I, General.)
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC:
Political and economic affairs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  110
Progress of reforms under the Military Government-Decision by the
United States to initiate measures for withdrawal from the Govern-
ment of the Republic; proclamation of December 23, 1920-Politi-
cal and economic embarrassments of the Military Governor . . .  110
Censorship .160
Relaxation of the censorship-Trial of journalists for offenses against
regulations-Executive orders of the Military Governor, December
6, 1920, defining and prohibiting defamation and sedition; objections
by the Department of State to the Executive orders and the con-
currence of the Navy Department in their annulment . . . . . .  160
Boundary dispute with Haiti. (See volume I, General.)
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