The Ambassador in the Soviet Union (Steinhardt) to the Secretary of State
[Received October 4—4:50 p.m.]
676. My telegram No. 641, September 28, 7 p.m.58 Without any further representations by the Embassy59 the Foreign Office today advised me orally that in the future gratis automobile license plates will be issued to this Embassy. The intimation was very strong that an exception is being made in the case of this Embassy.