File No. 763.72112/771
The Ambassador in Great Britain (Page) to the Secretary of State
[Received February 24.]
Sir: With reference to the British Government’s reply of the 10th instant to your note of December the 28th last,1 I have the honor to transmit herewith enclosed a copy of a memorandum I have just received from Sir Edward Grey embodying a circular which it is believed has been issued by a firm in New York bearing a German name, suggesting that American exporters write to the Department and to their Representatives and Senators, urging that steps be taken toward relief from restrictions believed to be placed on exports from the United States.
I have [etc.]