File No. 611.419/262
The Ambassador in Great Britain (Page) to the Secretary of State
[Received March 29.]
Sir: I have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of the Department’s instructions No. 544 of January 27 last,1 by which I was directed to bring to the attention of the British Government authorities a copy of a letter dated January 19, 1915, with its enclosures, from the United States Steel Products Company, stating that they had made no sale of manganese to Germany, and in reply beg to transmit herewith a copy of a note, with its enclosures,2 which I have received from Sir Edward Grey in reply to my representations in the premises.
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