Manuel C. Tellez, for four years Charge d'Affaires at Washington, was
appointed by President Calles Mexican Ambassador to the U. S. It was
rumored that President Calles had been recommended to make this
appointment by the late Samuel Gompers, in recognition of Senor
Tellez work in Washington leading to the recognition of Mexico by the
U. S. (TIME, Aug. 27, 1923).
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