The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in Turkey (MacMurray)
Washington, March 21, 1940—1 p.m.
20. Tour despatches 1287 December 6 and 1316 December 30.33
- Are all proceeds of Turkish exports to the United States now being liquidated at 1.625 Turkish pounds to the dollar?
- Does the 1.625 rate now apply to all dollars offered for sale in Turkey from noncommercial and commercial transactions alike?
- What kinds of transactions, if any, result in a higher or a lower rate than 1.625?
Please report by telegraph, elaborating in a despatch if necessary.
- Neither printed.↩