The Iranian Minister (Schayesteh) to the Secretary of State

No. 502

The Minister of Iran presents his compliments to His Excellency the Secretary of State and has the honor to bring to his attention the following:

The Iranian Minister has been directed by his Government to engage in the United States a high ranking man who is acquainted with the best methods of distributing supplies and food to the various parts of the country.

The Minister of Iran would appreciate it very much if the Honorable the Secretary of State would suggest a suitable man for this position.