760d.61/234: Telegram

The Minister in Finland (Schoenfeld) to the Secretary of State

232. Press today reports departure for Moscow last night of Minister Paasikivi as special envoy accompanied by Colonel Paasonen the President’s35 senior aide-de-camp as military expert and Mr. Nykopp of the Foreign Office as secretary. Evidence of military preparations on extensive scale increasingly apparent.

  1. Kyösti Kailio.