File No. 652.119/207

The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in France ( Sharp )

[Telegram]

2816. Your 2722 November 12: Repeat to London for information of McCormick.

Subject is so important Department is surprised that French Government has made no representation. Representations have been made here in regard to importance of Spanish commerce for Allies by individuals and by Spanish Ambassador. Department asked French Government for information in regard to trade with Spain, but have so far received no satisfactory reply. Suggest that you discuss subject with French Government and keep Ambassador Willard informed.

Lansing