800.51W89 Great Britain/288: Telegram

The Ambassador in Great Britain (Mellon) to the Secretary of State

161. With reference to my telegram 155, April 29, noon,53 I have received the following note from Vansittart today. Kindly give copy to Ogden Mills.

“It is the intention of His Majesty’s Government in the United Kingdom to designate His Majesty’s Ambassador in Washington to confer with the United States Government with a view to signature of the proposed agreement. We hope to be in a position to send Sir Ronald Lindsay the necessary instructions at an early date.”

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