Exchange of Messages Between the President and the President of Mexico Following Meeting at White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia.
Adolfo Ruiz Cortines
President of Mexico
I am deeply grateful for the kind message which you so thoughtfully sent me on your return to Mexico City from White Sulphur Springs. It was a source of great satisfaction to me that you and the Prime Minister of Canada found it possible to join me in our recent informal meeting and that you gave me the opportunity to renew our personal friendship. I feel sure that such contact will further strengthen the friendly ties which have so long and happily been maintained through the usual diplomatic interchange.
In extending my every wish for your continued well-being, I renew to Your Excellency the assurances of my personal consideration and highest esteem.
DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER
Note: President Ruiz Cortines' message, dated March 29, follows:
DWIGHT D. Eisenhower
President of the United States of
On returning to my country I have the honor to convey to Your Excellency the expression of my deep satisfaction at the friendly personal contacts which upon your happy initiative we have just had at White Sulphur Springs and which inaugurate an era of personal relationship between the American Chiefs of State to the benefit of our countries. I take particular pleasure also in expressing to you my sincere gratitude for the innumerable manifestations which I received of your very cordial hospitality and your sincere and wholehearted friendship. I beg Your Excellency to accept the assurance of my cordial consideration and sincere regards.
ADOLFO RUIZ CORTINES
Dwight D. Eisenhower, Exchange of Messages Between the President and the President of Mexico Following Meeting at White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/233064