The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in the United Kingdom (Bingham)
146. Your 246, May 4, midnight, to Murray. You should inform the Foreign Office at once that this Government accepts with appreciation the offer to instruct the British Legation at Addis Ababa to send a convoy to evacuate the entire American Legation.
Engert is being so informed.
Please keep the Department fully and promptly informed of all further developments.