585.61B1/596: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in the United Kingdom ( Winant )

3053. Department’s 3014, 7th. The President has today issued a proclamation declaring the load line convention suspended for the duration of the present emergency.39

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  1. For text of proclamation and public announcement issued August 9, 1941, see Department of State Bulletin, August 9, 1941, p. 114; see also 55 Stat. 1660.↩