File No. 763.72119/737a

The Secretary of State to the Diplomatic Representatives in Allied Countries 1

[Circular telegram]

Please ascertain as promptly as possible the views of the Government to which you are accredited in regard to the Pope’s recent peace communication. The above information is desired by the President. Cable reply, which will be treated as strictly confidential.

  1. Also to the Chargé in Siam, the Chargé in Rumania, and the Special Agent in Corfu, Aug. 20, 4 p.m. (File No. 763.72119/742a.)