A second letter from the American Consulate in Venice. From James be young dated June 18th, 1927, to Giacomo Galli at the Station Cafe in Lake Garda:
In response to your letter of June 16th, 1927 with a request for returning to the United States, you must demonstrate to our satisfaction four things:
- That you gather the legal documents to go to the United States.
- That you maintain all the bonds with relatives, home, etc.
- That you came temporarily into Italy with the intention to resume as soon as possible your residence in the United States.
- That you have prolonged your visit for serious reasons and independent of your will.
When you have all these documents present them together for a new passport, and closing two photographs and $10, corresponding to the cost of a visa for immigration.
(signed) James B. Young, American Consulate, Venice