American Nations and European War
Representatives of twenty American republics are meeting in Washington November 1 with Department of Commerce officials and business men from various sections of the United States to consider methods of increasing trade between the United States and Latin America. The conference was arranged at the meeting of American foreign ministers at Panama City in September. It is a further practical result of the Declaration of Continental Solidarity, adopted by the Pan American Conference at Lima last year, and the provisions for consultation which accompanied that declaration.
The early months of the present European war find all of the independent countries of North and South America acting in concert with a spirit in striking contrast to the lack of harmony which led ...