The Minister in Egypt (Kirk) to the Secretary of State
[Received September 24—8:23 a.m.]
1454. Department’s 453, September 10, 9 a.m. [p.m.]. In view of the directives given in Department’s telegram under reference I have addressed a reply to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Saudi Arabia drafted as closely along the lines of the Department’s 399, August 22, 8 p.m., as safeguarding of the codes permitted.