The British Ambassador ( Geddes ) to the Secretary of State

No. 199

Sir: I have the honour to invite reference to the note which Mr. Norman Davis was good enough to address to me under date of December 8th last,13 and to previous correspondence regarding the vacancy in the Egyptian Court of Appeal created by the retirement of Judge Tuck.

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I understand that the United States Government do not wish to maintain the suggestion that Judge Crabitès should succeed to this vacancy and, if this assumption is correct, I should be grateful if I could be furnished with any names which the United States Government may wish that the Government of Egypt should take into consideration.

I have [etc.]

A. C. Geddes
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