File No. 711.0012/552

The Austro-Hungarian Ambassador ( Dumba ) to the Secretary of State

My dear Mr. Secretary of State: I had the honor to receive the copies of the four peace treaties signed recently at the State Department and I shall avail myself of the earliest opportunity to submit them to my Government. At the same time I shall call Count Berchtold’s attention to your wish to associate my name with yours on a similar agreement to be entered into by our two respective countries.

Hoping to be able to comply with your request, I am [etc.]

C. Dumba