662.11173 Barley/60: Telegram
The Chargé in Germany (Poole) to the Secretary of State
[Received November 13—1:23 p.m.]
238. My 197, September 28, 1 p.m. Reichsanzeiger November 12 published decree of November 8 extending operation barley import restrictions until December 31, 1928, establishing new testing stations at Kiel, Wesermuende, and Munster, and closing station at Bremer-haven. Please inform Department of Agriculture [paraphrase] that this morning the German Foreign Office’s assurances (on which I based my 215, October 23, 10 a.m.) were reiterated [end paraphrase].