Editorial Note

On November 17 the High Commissioners met with Adenauer again and discussed inter alia modifications of the reparations program. Robertson, as Chairman, informed the West German Chancellor concerning the plants that would be removed from the reparations list in the synthetic oil, rubber and steel industries, and in Berlin. A record of this meeting was transmitted in telegram 4083, November 18, from Frankfurt, not printed (860.00/11–1849).