File No. 763.72/1943
The Ambassador in Germany (Gerard) to the Secretary of State
[Received 10.40 p. m.]
2571. Suggest that if you are inclined to accept any compromise on questions treated in German note that you make it conditional on Germany’s shutting up about arms, and also on Germany’s allowing dyestuffs, potash, etc., to be exported; this to be informally arranged.