This volume was prepared under the direct supervision of E. Ralph Perkins, who retired as Chief of the Foreign Relations Division on December 30, 1963, and was succeeded by S. Everett Gleason. The compilers of the volume were Almon R. Wright, and a former member of the Division, David H. Stauffer.
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