The Ambassador in the United Kingdom ( Winant ) to the Secretary of State
[Received November 18—11:55 a.m.]
8046. Embassy’s 7905, 12th, re whaling conference. Foreign Office has informally approached the Embassy with regard to the strong desire of the British authorities to have the whaling conference take place prior to January 1st and has stated it would greatly appreciate an early indication of the Department’s attitude.