Correspondence With the German Delegation Regarding the Terms of Peace:

Note Concerning Correspondence With
The German Delegation Regarding
The Terms of Peace

The greater number of the notes exchanged between the German
delegation and the Peace Conference regarding the terms
of peace appear as appendices to the minutes of the
Council of Four. The following pages contain
notes which are not appended to the minutes
and which appear in the files as separate

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  1. Filed under Paris Peace Conf. 185.111/289; this document was transmitted to the Peace Conference under covering letter from the head of the German delegation, May 9, 1919, filed under Paris Peace Conf. 180.03401/8. For text of the German letter of May 9 and the Allied preliminary reply of May 10, see appendix to CF–8, vol. v, p. 563; for the Allied reply of May 22, see appendix II to CF–20A, ibid., p. 767.