Paris Peace Conf. 873.00/18: Telegram
The Commission to Negotiate Peace to the Acting Secretary of State
425. Your 208, January 13, 6 p.m. Under authority of the War Department, the military attaché at Rome has been directed to send Captain James Bruce to observe political, economic and military conditions in Montenegro. Both the Commission and the Department will be furnished with his reports. General Churchill informs the Commission that Captain Bruce is known personally to him as possessing exceptional qualifications for this duty.