The Acting Secretary of State to the Chargé in Great Britain ( Laughlin )27
Washington , December 13, 1918.
For Sheldon [from War Trade Board]: No. 1845. Circular No. 24, dated July 24,28 has been withdrawn. Representatives here of the neutral countries in Europe have been advised that purchases may now be made in the United States without restriction as to the obtaining of a license before purchase is made.