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

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CONTENTS
ECUADOR:                                                          Page
Financial affairs .....  .   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .
 .  .   .  174
Project for an Italian loan of 40,000,000 sucres to Ecuador-Plan for
refunding the Ecuadoran foreign debt by banks in the United
States ...................                               , i  174
Affairs of the Guayaquil and Quito Railway . . . . . . . . . . . . .  191
Resumption, on March 6, 1920, of daily deposits for the service of the
railway bonds but in insufficient sums-Concern of the American
Government over the Ecuadoran Government's delay in remitting
the accumulated deposits ..... .       ..........            191
Cacao  trade  .   .  .   .  .   .  .   .  .  .  .  .   .  .  .  .  .   .
 .   .  .  .   .  .   .  .  206
Efforts to sustain the credit of the Cacao Association-Measures urged
upon the Government of Ecuador by the Government of the United
States          .              . .                          206
Petroleum legislation of October 18, 1919, and November 25, 1920 . . .  213
EGYPT:
Proposal by Great Britain to reconstitute the Mixed Courts and to
transfer to them the jurisdiction exercised by the consular courts-
Invitation to the Government of the United States to make nomi-
nations to fill a vacancy in the Mixed Court of Appeal .216
ETHIOPIA:
Treaty of June 27, 1914, with the United States .. ..... .  .   .  229
Negotiation and signature of a treaty of commerce at Addis Ababa-
Notification to Prince Lidj Yassou, December 20, 1914, of ratifica-
tion by the United States-Proclamation of the treaty by President
Wilson, August 9, 1920 .... .    .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  
.  229
Grant of petroleum rights to the Anglo-American Oil Company, Limited,
under the Baghdassarian concession in western Harrar . . . . . .  245
FINLAND:
Termination of hostilities with Russia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  253
Inquiries from the Government of Finland regarding the policy of the
United States toward Russian attacks on Finland-Decision by the
United States to refrain from offering advice to the Government of
Finland-Conclusion of peace between Finland and Russia . . . .  253
GERMANY:
Continuation in force of the armistice between the United States and
Germany ........................ .                          258
Relations of the American Commissioner with the German authorities;
German desire for representation at Washington . . . . . . . .  258
German protest against the nomination by the United States of an arbi-
trator for river shipping . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  263
Protest of the Associated Governments against German import and
export regulations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  273
Occupation of the Rhineland by the Allied and Associated Powers .  289
Report of the American Observer on the Rhineland High Commis-
sion-Dispatch of additional troops by Germany into the Ruhr
Basin-French occupation of Darmstadt and Frankfort; attitude
of the American, British, Italian, and Belgian Governments-Ap-
pointment of General Allen as American observer-Use by France
of African troops in the Rhineland-Discussions regarding payment
of expenses of armies of occupation-Attitude of the Associated
Governments toward provocative speeches by members of the
German Cabinet in occupied territory-Proposed reduction of the
American Army of Occupation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  289
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