890F.515/13: Telegram

The Appointed Minister Resident in Saudi Arabia (Moose) to the Secretary of State

46. Cairo’s 928, May 21, 6 p.m. On receipt of a reply to Cairo’s 861, May 11, further consideration can be given to acute Saudi currency problem.

British Legation here has just requested an additional 100,000 sovereigns for current needs of local government.

Repeated to Cairo.