763.72119/3161: Telegram

The Acting Secretary of State to the Commission to Negotiate Peace

85. Department has been informed by the British Embassy that British Minister at Copenhagen has received an official request from the Danish Government asking British Government to raise the [Page 459] Schleswig question at the Peace Conference. British Minister has been instructed to reply that British Government is ready to consider the question at the Peace Conference in concert with the other Allied Governments as soon as the latter shall have agreed to do so.