File No. 763.72112/1935

The Ambassador in Great Britain (Page) to the Secretary of State


3281. Your instruction 1758, October 12, and cablegram 2452, November 13.

Foreign Office inform me that British Government agree for the present not to interfere with cargoes of tobacco shipped to neutral consignees in neutral countries and state that in these circumstances tobacco in all its forms destined for Holland will no longer be required to be consigned to Netherlands Oversea Trust.

American Embassy