862R.014/9–2646: Telegram

The Ambassador in France (Caffery) to the Secretary of State


4819. Department’s 5049, September 24.10 We explained to Chauvel11 the U.S. attitude regarding proposed annexation Southwest Africa which Union has placed on UNO agenda. He replied that our proposal would have to be studied before he could give us an official reply but to him personally it appeared “very reasonable”.

  1. Not printed.
  2. Jean Chauvel, Secretary General of the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs.