800.51 W 89France/297: Telegram

The Ambassador in France (Herrick) to the Secretary of State

178. After sending my 173, May 5th, I met Briand,3 who, without any remark on my part, raised this very point that prior ratification by us would facilitate his task and said that in view of the ratification of the other agreements he hoped our Senate would act quickly on the French one.

  1. Aristide Briand, French President of the Council and Minister for Foreign Affairs.