Message of Sympathy to President Jose Maria Moncada About the Earthquake in Nicaragua.
April 01, 1931
[Released April 1, 1931. Dated March 31, 1931]
I AM appalled at the catastrophe which has overwhelmed Managua and in my own name and that of the American Government and people I extend heartfelt sympathy to Your Excellency and the people of Nicaragua.
[His Excellency General Jose Maria Moncada, President of Nicaragua, Managua, Nicaragua]
Herbert Hoover, Message of Sympathy to President Jose Maria Moncada About the Earthquake in Nicaragua. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/211928