File No. 861.00/1988

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


4151. My 3569, April 10, 6 p.m., and Department’s 3673, April 23, 5 p.m.1 Russian Ambassador here is informed by French postal [Page 560] authorities that his cipher telegram sent June 6 addressed Ambarusse, Washington, has been stopped by American censor. Please investigate and inform me what answer I am to make him.

  1. Not printed; both referred to interference with Russian Ambassador’s cables.