The Acting Secretary of State to the Ambassador in France ( Sharp )
Washington , December 19, 1918—1 p.m.
6674. For Crosby from Rathbone. Treasury 649. Embassy’s 6272, December 13, 12 p.m. [7 p.m.]. Your 682.8 First: Treasury not disposed to press France to discuss at this time questions relating to whether and to what extent we will convert our demand loans into long time obligations. Second: Secretary Glass agrees with all the views set forth in Treasury 615,9 notwithstanding paragraphs second and fourth of your 682.