File No. 199.1/134
The Ambassador in Great Britain ( Page ) to the Secretary of State
[Received February 15.]
Sir: With reference to your telegram No. 1061 of the 2d instant1 and to previous correspondence on the subject of the British telegraphic censorship, I have the honor to transmit herewith for your information the enclosed copy of a confidential memorandum defining the rights which the British Government possess under treaty over all telegrams dispatched by cables which they control. I received this memorandum informally from Sir Edward Grey yesterday.
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