711.82/8–745: Telegram

The Minister in Liberia ( Walton ) to the Secretary of State

326. Following has been received by me from Acting Secretary King.

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“I am instructed by His Excellency the President to request that you bring to the attention of your Govt his deep appreciation of the interest which your Govt has in the past and is consistently manifesting in the welfare and well-being of the Liberian Govt and people; and that he welcomes the views and suggestions expressed in the memorandum of conversation had by Mr. Grew, US Acting Secretary of State, with Vice President Simpson in Washington July 4, 1945, the text of which is having the keen study and consideration of the Liberian Govt.”