800.42/290b: Telegram

The Acting Secretary of State to the Ambassador in the United Kingdom (Winant)

6771. The Department is planning to send Dr. John Studebaker, Commissioner of Education to London, for approximately 2 weeks shortly after first of November, as official observer concerning the general question of educational reconstruction now under consideration by the Conference of Ministers of Education. It is planned that Studebaker will receive substantially similar instructions to those of Turner and his observations will supplement those of Turner.

Turner is requested to apprise Studebaker fully of his findings and to assist him in every way, continuing in England until approximately the date of Studebaker’s return.