The Ambassador in the United Kingdom (Winant) to the Secretary of State
[Received October 8—9:45 a.m.]
5599. For the Acting Secretary of State. I took up with Mr. Eden the text of the announcement as cabled in Department’s 4893, October 7, 5 p.m. and the substance of the Department’s message 4892, October 7, 5 p.m., 4894, October 7, 5 p.m.48 and 4895, October 7, 5 p.m.49
Mr. Eden asked me to thank you and to say that his Government was in agreement and that they would give me the text of the British statement late this afternoon. Upon receiving it I will forward it to you.