The Chief of the Division of Russian Affairs, Department of State (Poole) to the Secretary of State

Mr. Secretary: The Russian Ambassador called this morning “to express formally his deep appreciation and gratitude” for the Russian relief measure which has just passed Congress.29 He said that he was convinced that it would assist the recovery of Russia in every way.

The Ambassador asked me to convey the foregoing to you, and expressed the hope that you might find it convenient to convey it also to the President.


D. C. Poole
  1. See Executive Order No. 3601, Dec 24, supra.