Message to the President of Uruguay on the Death of Former President Jose Battle y Ordonez.
[Released October 22, 1929. Dated October 21, 1929]
I WISH to express the condolence of the people of the United States and my own sympathy in the loss which Uruguay has suffered through the death of the distinguished citizen and ex-President Jose Battle y Ordonez.
[His Excellency Juan Campisteguy, President of Uruguay, Montevideo]
Herbert Hoover, Message to the President of Uruguay on the Death of Former President Jose Battle y Ordonez. Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/208670