File No. 701.6111/221
The Ambassador in Russia ( Francis ) to the Secretary of State
[Received June 7, 3.16 a.m.]
1. Following just received via Vologda, addressed American Ambassador:
Russian government nominates as plenipotentiary representative in Washington Citizen Litvinov now same in Paris [London]. Hopes friendship your Government will not object our purpose closer relations, intimate friendship between our peoples. Commissary Foreign Affairs, Chicherin.
See my telegram of June 5, 6 p.m.