175.1/43: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Vice Consul at Jerusalem (Cobb)

Your August 11, 2 p.m.

You may inform High Commission that until Allied Treaty with Turkey is ratified and an agreement between the United States and Great Britain regarding recognition of British mandate in Palestine is arrived at the Department trusts that the terms of the arrangement between the British Legal Secretary and your office will be followed.

The Department is taking the matter up with London.