611.60i31/39: Telegram

The Chargé in Estonia (Carlson) to the Secretary of State

4. Referring to Department’s telegram of April 11, 3 p.m., the Foreign Office handed me today a note stating principally “The Estonian Government agree to withdraw their proposal as far as it concerns the expiration of the Treaty and as worded in the note of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to the American Legation of May 21, 1935 (…)4a. At the same time the Estonian Government, referring to the stipulations of Article 35 [29] of the existing Treaty, confirm their desire to modify the existing Treaty on May 22, 1937, at the latest”. Full text5 is being mailed.

  1. Omission indicated in the original telegram.
  2. Not printed.