File No. 763.72112/1266
The Consul General at London ( Skinner ) to the Secretary of State
[Received June 22.]
Sir: I have the honor to enclose herewith a copy of a letter which I am to-day addressing to the Ambassador, the terms of which I hope will receive the Department’s approval.
It seems to me highly desirable that we should do everything possible to prevent the utilization of war measures in this country as instruments for the transfer to British control of various lines of trade and commerce.
I have [etc.]