851.4016/22: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Ambassador in France (Leahy)

127. Your No. 7, January 4.62 A summary of the ordinance relating to Jewish economic enterprises has been telegraphed to the Embassy at [Page 505] Berlin with instructions to protest its application to American citizens or American interests. The Department is of the opinion that unless the enterprises concerned are predominantly American in character no representations in behalf of specific concerns can be undertaken by representatives of the Government.

  1. Not printed; substance is given in telegram No. 104, January 11, 5 p.m., to the Chargé in Germany, supra.