File No. 822.51/196.
The Secretary of State to Minister Hartman.
Washington, August 6, 1915—2 p.m.
Department’s July 23, 5 p.m. Department waiting with interest reply of Foreign Office regarding its attitude conditional flotation of loan.[Page 356]
For your information Cooper telegraphs from London in part as follows:
Have private information Government intends get Congress pass act authorizing Executive suspend payments until differences with railway company settled.
Can you confirm this?