411.57 N 83/148
The Secretary of State to the Norwegian Minister (Bryn)
Sir: I have the honor to refer to your note of April 28, 1921, relating to the claim presented by your Government against the Government of the United States on account of the requisition by the latter of property of Norwegian subjects. I note your statement to the effect that the Government of Norway is of the opinion that the claim should be referred to arbitration and that you have been authorized to take up at once the negotiation of an agreement for that purpose.
I have the honor to enclose herewith, for your consideration, a draft agreement which I hope may be acceptable to your Government, so that an agreement may be promptly concluded.