662.11241/13: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Germany (Schurman)

25. Your 72, April 9. Under Article 27 of recent treaty this Government accords German career consular officers assigned United States privilege importing effects and merchandise free of duty at any time. November 10, 1925, German Embassy asked free entry mail package for Consul Lüders, attached Embassy, citing Article 27 as ground for request. This and all subsequent similar requests granted. Insist on full reciprocity for American Consular Officers assigned Germany.