500.C114/1577: Telegram (part air)

The Consul at Geneva ( Gilbert ) to the Secretary of State

5. Department’s telegram No. 2, January 9, 5 p.m. Without stating that I was acting under instructions I discussed the situation informally [Page 387] with Avenol11 who, adopting the idea, will proceed with it on a personal basis.

  1. Joseph A. Avenol, Secretary General of the League of Nations.