The Chargé in Great Britain (Atherton) to the Secretary of State
[Received April 15.]
Sir: Confirming the Embassy’s telegram No. 76, April 6, 12 noon,3 I have the honor to transmit herewith copies of the full text of a note [Page 5] dated April 5 from the Foreign Office, in reply to the Embassy’s Aide-Mémoire based on the Department’s telegraphic instruction No. 16, January 19, 1 p.m.,4 concerning the difficulties at present encountered in shipping Canadian wheat to the United Kingdom via United States ports.