File No. 763.72/5213

The Ambassador in Russia ( Francis) to the Secretary of State


1373. Minister for Foreign Affairs informs me President’s message will be given out Saturday evening, printed in morning papers June 10, without alteration of course unless previously authorized which I think advisable as he quite reconciled and message admirable. Says Rosen not connected with Government but he has appeared to be. Minister for Foreign Affairs and the president of Council of Ministers whom I saw both [elated] over improved conditions.