884.24/9–2944: Telegram

The Secretary of State to the Minister in Ethiopia (Caldwell)

141. Military equipment including 5,000 rifles, 5 armored cars, twelve 37mm. field guns, four 75mm. field guns, fifty 30 cal. Browning [Page 75] machine guns, fifty 45 cal. submachine guns and ammunition has been assigned to Ethiopia and will probably be shipped within a month. Date of shipment will be announced to you as soon as known.

Please inform Ethiopian Government.