800.51 W 89 Lithuania/23

The Lithuanian Chargé (Bizauskas) to the Secretary of State

Sir: I have the honor to inform you that I have been telegraphically instructed by my Government to communicate to you that I am authorized by my Government to enter into negotiations with the [Page 136] Government of the United States with regard to the settlement of the indebtedness of Lithuania to the United States.

I should be very grateful if you will cause this to be communicated to the World War Foreign Debt Commission.

Please accept [etc.]

K. Bizauskas