868.51 War Credits/650: Telegram

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

85. Embassy’s despatch No. 444, January 19. Department understands payment of partial service on Greek foreign debt as agreed upon last November continues to be delayed owing to claims of French bondholders association relative to gold clause and other matters. Please telegraph present status and whether British Government has taken or contemplates taking any action to expedite payment.