File No. 763.72/5213

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


1472. Your 1373, June 7, 8 p.m. President’s communication being given to press for publication morning papers June 10 without alteration. The President desires me to express to the Provisional [Page 97] Government of Russia his gratification at the way it has received his communication and is especially pleased that the Russian authorities appreciate the spirit which inspired it.