File No. 861.77/368
The Ambassador in Russia (Francis) to the Secretary of State
[Received April 20, 5.36 p.m.]
99. Now that landing incident1 quieted I request you immediately send Emerson with two to five engineers to Vologda to confer about transportation. Can get special car and safe-conduct. Stevens is opposed thereto, but political operating situation would benefit therefrom. Please answer.