File No. 701.6311/149
The Ambassador in Austria-Hungary (Penfield) to the Secretary of State
[Received September 16, 9 p. m.]
897. Austro-Hungarian Government desires to know whether American Government would consent to procure safe-conduct from British and French Governments for Austro-Hungarian Ambassador at Washington in case he should be directed to come to Vienna to give verbal explanation of the subject your telegram 887, September 8, 4 p. m.