462.00 R 294/571: Telegram

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

19. For Hill. H–116. Your H–215, January 25, noon.8 This Government’s interest in proposed agreement is limited to satisfying itself that its rights under Article 3 of the Paris Agreement of January 14, 1925, are duly regarded. Since the agreement would bring about substantial reduction in prior charges and thus increase American participation, Department raises no objection in the premises and you are accordingly authorized to sign.

  1. Not printed; see telegram No. 15, supra.