File No. 341.115P51/64

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


3297. Your 2394, 3d.1 Foreign Office reply that British Government regret that they are unable to depart from their intention to continue proceedings for condemnation of cargo of Joseph W. Fordney in the prize court. Sir Edward Grey adds that he will advise me on a later date regarding the general principles raised in connection this cargo, as he is of opinion that they can be more adequately [Page 620] dealt with in conjunction with the matters brought to his notice in my note of November 6, embodying your instruction October 211

American Ambassador
  1. Ante, p. 608.
  2. Ante, p. 578.