File No. 841.731/344
The Secretary of State to the Consul at Göteborg ( Sauer )1
Your despatch 83. You may transmit private commercial cables when no other means available for forwarding, assuming no responsibility for delivery. Such cables must be strictly neutral; not relate to contraband or transfer of funds to belligerents; should be in plain language not cipher and sufficiently clear on face to be readily understood. Cost should be collected in advance from sender.
- The same to the Minister in the Netherlands, No. 112, February 26 (File No. 199.1/104).↩