765.84/697: Telegram

The Chargé in the United Kingdom ( Atherton ) to the Secretary of State

349. Foreign Office expresses appreciation for advance information contained in your 198, July 31, 11 p.m., and knows of no reason for delaying statement.51

  1. Statement was issued to the press by the President on August 1 at 11:30 a.m.; see Department of State, Press Releases, August 10, 1935, p. 119.