The Secretary of State to the Chargé in Egypt (Winship)

No. 326

Sir: The Department refers to its special written instruction No. 307 of March 2, 1927, with respect to the desire of this government to be represented on the International Quarantine Board at Alexandria, Egypt, and desires to draw your attention to the fact that its files contain no record of the receipt of a reply thereto.

It is desired consequently that you report by mail regarding the present status of the matter, informing the Department at the same time of the nature of such action as may have been taken by the Legation in compliance with the instruction mentioned above.

I am [etc.]

For the Secretary of State:
Nelson Trusler Johnson