File No. 763.72/1782
The Ambassador in Italy (Page) to the Secretary of State
[Received 1 p. m.]
284. It is believed Chamber which meets to-day will sustain Government’s action, probably appointing a committee to hear statement of its program including credits to be asked, and that the committee will report favorably and its report will be sustained to-morrow. Senate will then vote and war will almost certainly follow.