862.51/3698: Telegram

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

132. My 123, October 9, 5 p.m. The Department wishes to determine whether formal protest based on Article VII of Treaty of Friendship, Commerce and Consular Rights94 is warranted by preferential treatment granted Swiss bondholders. Please telegraph fully and give your recommendations.

  1. Between the United States and Germany, signed at Washington, December 8. 1923, Foreign Relations, 1923, vol. ii, p. 29.