File No. 863.001F85/13

Ambassador Penfield to the Secretary of State


1551. Department’s 1428. In reply to your message of condolence, which was received on the 25th instant, Minister for Foreign Affairs states:

I hasten to request your kind intervention in order to express to Mr. Lansing and the Government of the United States my deep-felt thanks for this kind message of condolence.

May I also request you to thank Mr. Lansing very warmly on my behalf for his personal sympathy, which I appreciate very deeply.

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