The German Chargé (Leitner) to the Secretary of State

St. D.A. 14

Mr. Secretary of State: I have the honor to transmit herewith to Your Excellency two letters of this date,65 addressed to the Secretary [Page 333] of the Treasury of the United States with the request to forward them to the Secretary of the Treasury.

In these letters, I have, by direction of my Government, explained to the Treasury Department of the United States in accordance with Sections 5 and 8 of the German-American Debt Agreement of June 23, 1930 that Germany will postpone the payments due on September 30, 1932 under Sections 1a and 1b of the aforesaid Agreement for the claims allowed by the German-American Mixed Commission and for the amounts owing for payment of arrears in costs of the American Army of Occupation.

With the renewed assurance [etc.]

  1. Neither printed.